From 6 in the morning, the promisers and families from the capital accompanied Santo Domingo de Guzmán on his return to Las Sierras de Managua, who with fervor, hubbub and much tradition participated in the closing of the Traditional Festivities, this Wednesday, August 10, after to remain for 10 days the tiny image in the capital.
The Mayordoma and Mayoress of Managua, Reyna Rueda Alvarado, together with the Vice Mayor Enrique Armas Rosales confirmed the success in holding these festivities, thanks to the inter-institutional work to guarantee security, order and protection to the thousands of promising people who walked the streets, along the entire circuit of the procession.
“We are a people of peace, a Christian people and today with great fervor we say goodbye to our Patron Saint in the company of thousands and thousands of brothers, we celebrate our patron saint festivities like never before in 2022, all the institutions involved work in coordination to guarantee families an atmosphere of peace and security during the 10 days that the saint was there,” said Rueda.
As is a tradition in this farewell, Santo Domingo de Abajo was also present, meeting Santo Domingo in the Gancho de Camino sector in the Oriental market. Here both danced with their promises, showing that traditions are more alive than ever.
Vice Mayor Armas highlighted the massive participation of families in all the activities of the traditional festivals.
“These are the best patron saint festivities that we have had in the last 20 years, in San Judas with the Vela del Barco full house, the party and bullfight in San José Oriental full house, the Palo Lucio the same, people are happy, this that was lived here in Managua is also lived in the traditional festivities of Chontales, Granada and all the departments of the country, thanks to the atmosphere of peace and tranquility that our Good Government builds, led by Commander Daniel and Vice President Rosario Murillo,” said Armas. .