Altos de Chavon

Here come the holidays! The inauguration of Christmas in Altos de Chavón – this Saturday Dec.8th!

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christmas altos de chavonThis Saturday December the 8th 2012, Casa de Campo and Altos de Chavón invites you to celebrate the official start of the holiday season with the first appearance of Santa Claus, the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and even a Christmas concert – all in the Altos de Chavón main plaza! 

christmas altos de chavonWhat better way to celebrate the start of the magical holiday season than on the cobbled streets of Altos de Chavón amongst fellow Casa de Campo villa owners, residents and special guests? Join us for a night filled with magic and happiness for all the family!

This festive evening will begin with a special visit from Santa Claus (6pm – 8pm) accompanied by his merry elves who will be making their merry way around Altos de Chavón meeting and greeting children and parents, as well as of course posing for those important holiday photos!

At 7pm the official inauguration ceremony will take place, presided over by Dr. Claudio Silvestri, President of Premier Resorts & Hotels (managing company for Casa de Campo) with José Antonio Rodríguez, Minister of Culture for the Dominican Republic, who together will be inaugurating Christmas with the majestic lighting of the Altos de Chavón Christmas tree and Christmas lights!

Following the ceremony, Altos de Chavón will come to life with a beautiful Christmas Concert by the Juan Pablo Duarte Symphonic Orchestra directed by Maestro Dante Cucurullo accompanied the choir of the National Conservatory of Music, directed by the Maestra Illuminada Jimenez.  A beautiful end to a beautiful night – and the perfect start to the magical holiday season in Altos de Chavón!

Inauguration of Christmas in Altos de Chavón

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When: Saturday December 8th 2012
• 6pm – 8pm: Visit from Santa Claus
• 7pm: Official Inauguration ceremony
• 7:30pm: Christmas concert

Where: The main plaza in Altos de Chavón

Cost: Complimentary

Contact: Casa de Campo Concierge, (809) 523-3165

Also taking place on Saturday the 8th of December is the “Noche Larga de los Museos” being celebrated in the Altos de Chavon Regional Archaeological Museum at 6pm, with a series of cultural activities given by distinguished graphic artist and ceramist, Thimo Pimentel – which will end with a fun search/treasure hunt for ceramics hidden around Altos de Chavón!
Click here for details! 

The Holiday Season in Altos de Chavón!
Festive celebrations in Altos de Chavón continue all through December, with highlights such as the “Colors of the Dance” ballet presentation at the Altos de Chavón amphitheater on December 15th, Latin Jazz Night with the Polanco Quartet on December 23rd and the Christmas Concert with the Harmony Choir on December 25th – for the festive and fun-filled schedule of events please visit:

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