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Sun 5 to Mon 6 Jan 2014

Spanish-speaking countries hold special celebrations for Three Kings

  • By Eva HS and 1 other
  • Last Update: 3 years ago
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The Feast of the Three Kings (los Reyes Magos) is celebrated with parades and presents in Spanish-speaking countries on the eve and day of the Epiphany.  

The festivity commemorates the visit paid to baby Jesus by the three Magi Melchior, Caspar and Balthasar. A parade on the 5th of January announces the arrival of the Three Kings.

See also the more international Epiphany event .

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