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PROGRAM OF VELAS LATINOAMERICA CURACAO 2018

2015 Bienvenidos vla2018

SUNDAY 15 JULY
06:15 - 06:30 CANNON HONORS
06:30 - 08:30 HAPPY VELAS WALK-IN (Brion Square > Motet Werf)
06:30 - 12:00 SAIL IN into Anna Bay
10:00 - 12:00 WORLD CUP FINALS (± 11:00) (Brion Square)
08:00 – 12:00 WELCOME CEREMONIES 
13:00              OPEN HOUSE Tall Ships for visitors. On all docks.
14:00 - 15:30 CANNON HONORS HNLMS Friesland.  
15:00 - 16:00 Formation sailing in Anna Bay.
                       Marinierskapel (Brion Square)
16:30 - 17:30 Formation sailing.
                      GINO COELHO. JUNIOR TECLA & VIBENATION (Kleine Werf).
19:00 - 20:00 OFFICIAL OPENING Velas Latinoamérica Curaçao 2018. 

MONDAY 16 JULY
10:00             Kleine Werf + Motet Werf open for visitors.
10:00 - 17:00 ACTIVITIES on Kleine Werf + Motet Werf. 
10:00 - 17:00 OPEN HOUSE HNLMS Friesland (Motet Werf). 
10:00 - 13:00 Tall Ships open for tours (youngsters and schools). (By appointment)
09:00 - 21:00 OPEN HOUSE Tall Ships for visitors. On all docks.
15:30             HNLMS Friesland closes for the public 
19:30 - 20:30 Formation sailing in Anna Bay
21:00             Tall ships close for the public on all docks.
                       AXEL & FRIENDS.
21:30             Show by RNN Marinierskapel featuring IZALINE CALISTER (Brion Square).



TUESDAY 17 JULY
09:00 - 21:00 Tall Ships open for the public (on all docks)
08:45 - 09:30 MILITARY WREATH LAYING at Admiral Brion statue.
17:00 - 19:00 Meet the Captains (picture time)
17:00             Kleine Werf + Motet Werf close for visitors 
17:00 - 19:30 Dance Orchestra of RNN (Marinierskapel) (Kleine Werf)
18:00 - 20:00 FAREWELL CREW PARADE with cultural groups and brass bands, along Otrobanda docks                                    towards Brion Square.
                       Followed by PRIZE Giving (Main stage Brion Square)
19:30 - 20:30  Formation sailing in Anna Bay
20:30 - 22:00  Football Match (Selection of Ships vs. Selection of Curaçao) (Stadion SDK)
21:00              Tall ships close for visitors (on all docks). 
                        Dance Orchestra of RNN (Marinierskapel) (Kleine Werf)
19:00 - 23:00  ERA and 
                       OSCAR D'LEON (Main stage @ Brion Square)                                     
23:00              Closure of VELAS Latinoamérica Curaçao 2018. Fireworks. (Brion Square).



WEDNESDAY 18 JULY
08:00               Blessing of Sails (Mathey Werf)
11:30 - 14:30   GRAND FAREWELL PARADE OF VELAS LATINOAMERICA CURACAO 2018 from ANNA BAY                            TO CARACASBAY then along the South Coast of Curaçao TOWARDS WESTPUNT.
                                                            (Program changes may occur)