Category Archives: General

May 17, Day of Galician letters

Next Thursday 17th of Maio, to celebrate the Day of Galician Letters dedicated to Valentín Paz Andrade, two groups of the School of Dance Orballo AFC, will perform at the Royal Plaza Pontedeume. The event organized by the municipal library Pontedeume … Continue reading

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Orballo and the feast of the Mayos

As every year, the first day of May, in the village of Pontedeume, marks the traditional contest Mayos. Every year in this celebration of traditional Galician culture, our association involved presenting two traditional May figures, which are produced by the alumn ’s school of dance. The celebration is a parade through the streets of the townEumesa, down to the Mall Raxoi, venue of the event where all participating associations must announce the songs or sing … Continue reading

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April 29th “International Day of Dance”

On April 29 is celebrated worldwide on International Dance Day. From A.F.C. Orballoyou pass the official message that the International Dance Council of UNESCO sendseach year to be read in all the celebrations and commemorations:

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The FACYDE Annual Meeting will be in 2013 in Pontedeume

Yesterday at 19:10 pm, from Cadiz, our partner Carlos Martinez has confirmed that AFC Orballo has been unanimously elected as organizer of the Annual Meeting of FACYDE for 2013. We thank the Board of the Federation and Member Associations shown … Continue reading

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Sample about the costumes of Muros

The collection of field work and study on the clothing of the town of Muros, conducted by the Group Ethnographic Dasmariñas, approaches to the public from April 19 to June 3, 2012 through the sample that tries to teach all … Continue reading

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Missis Manuela Lamas Vázquez wins the Carnival cart

Folk and Cultural Association Orballo, delivers to Mrs Manuela Vazquez Lamas the Caranaval Basket, drawn on March 4, 2011, with the last three digits of coupon ONCE .The number ended in 962. This delivery took place on Saturday March 5, … Continue reading

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Welcome to the new website of the Folk and Cultural Association Orballo

From this new space, we move to AFC Orballo all Eumesa neighbor and especially to our partners and members, activities to develop our partnership.

In addition, this space will serve as a communication between Internet users interested for dance and traditional music and cultural activities to promote ethnographic resources that have our folk history.

Thank you very much, for stopping by occasionally, and try this new tool will be of interest.

A greeting.

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