Programme of Chrstimas events in Palma, released by the Town Hall yesterday. | Ajuntament de Palma
Palma town hall presented its festive season calendar of events yesterday, the high points of which will be the Festival of the Standard, the New Year’s Eve parties and the Three Kings’ parade. For the Festival of the Standard, there will be certain activities before the 31st, but New Year’s Eve is the actual day. It commemorates the taking of Madina Mayurqa (Palma) by Jaume I and his forces in 1229. The standard of the conquest is a key feature of the festival as is the representation of the poem La Colcada by Pere Alcántara Penya. There will be two stages for New Year’s Eve.