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44th Annual Three Kings Day (Virtual) Celebration | Families & Schools

January 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

FREE

El Museo del Barrio is delighted to present the 44th Annual Three Kings Day (Virtual) Celebration on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, titled Fuerza Colectiva: Celebrating our Roots and Diversity. The upcoming celebration honors and embraces our community’s collective strength in response to the pandemic and injustice, and the cultural contributions of the African diaspora.

The Museum’s first-ever virtual celebration, hosted and directed by TV personality and Producer, Rhina Valentin, will include musical performances from La Grupo R with the participation of Beto Torrens from Puerto Rico, Los Pleneros de la 21, festive skits by Victor Cruz’s animated character TITA, cameos by our famous giant puppets, and saludos from this year’s honorees.   

CELEBRATION SCHEDULE

11:00 am – 12:00pm | (Families + Schools)
FREE | RSVP to get stream link, click here.

(To be streamed on El Museo’s FacebookYouTube, and Website)

Learn more about the Three Kings Day celebration through a fun-filled morning of storytelling, a musical performance and workshop by Los Pleneros de la 21, and special guests. Participants will learn about the unique characteristics of the Puerto Rican Three Kings Day tradition, including the evolution of the aguinaldo de parranda tradition (door to door caroling) and its featured instruments from Juan J. ‘Juango’ Gutiérrez, founder of Los Pleneros de la 21. Be sure to bring your crowns and instruments to join the parranda!

6:00pm – 7:00pm | All Ages
FREE | RSVP to get stream link, click here.
(To be streamed on El Museo’s FacebookYouTube, and Website)

The Three Kings Day festivities continue from the comfort of your homes (or phones) featuring a
parranda by Beto Torrens live from Puerto Rico, a special appearance by actor and comedian Victor Cruz’s beloved animated character TITA, saludos from this year’s honorees, and more!

Details

Date:
January 6
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
FREE

Venue

Virtual (Online)

Organizer

El Museo del Barrio
Phone:
212-831-7272
Website:
elmuseo.org