THE November Benidorm Fiesta, which culminates with the famous dressing up parade, is ready to go ahead as planned the Town Hall have confirmed. Up to 40,000 people are expected to take part in the main parade on 16 November, most of them British. There will be increased security over the entire event which runs from 11 to 16 November. The security planning has been co-ordinated by Local and National Police, local Civil Protection, the Red Cross and the Town Hall.
Over 50 establishments are taking part to some degree during the five days. On the 16th the costume parade is scheduled to leave from Calle Lepanto at 2pm before crossing Avenida Derramador then Calle Gerona.
Please look out for the special photo spread which will be featured in the next edition of “The Weekender”.