Humacao – Under the slogan “Lighting Christmas in Humacao with Peace and Hope”, the mayor, Luis Raúl Sánchez Hernández announced that the long-awaited Christmas lighting will be celebrated again. This would be the nineteenth Christmas lighting, which due to the pandemic, this year will be held virtually through Facebook Live of the Autonomous Municipality of Humacao, on November 6, 7 and 8, 2020. The live broadcast will begin, on Friday, November 6, at 7:00 p.m. with the traditional Lighting of the Christmas Tree and Christmas pictures in the Plaza de Recreo, Luis Muñoz Rivera, on Saturday, November 7, at 4:00 a.m. In the afternoon, the “Jíbara Mass” will be held at the Dulce Nombre de Jesús Cathedral with the artistic participation of the Troubadour Mariano Cotto and on Sunday, November 8 from 7:00 pm, the artistic show and the grand closing with sacred music. The invited artists are Conciencia Musical, Joenuel Lebrón, René González, Nimsy López and Samuel Hernández.
“These are moments that we have to unite in one voice, in prayer and cry to our Lord Jesus Christ, for our city, for Puerto Rico, because this pandemic ends now and it does not take more lives, among many other things that we can ask of our God. . I know, first hand, because I have been enjoying this event for 19 years, that the people are waiting for it, that they receive this event as a gift where they feel a lot of peace and a lot of hope. Evelyn and I are waiting for you to enjoy as a family a gift that marks the beginning of Christmas in our municipality and that our main guest is God ”; expressed Luis Raúl Sánchez Hernández.