| The consistory will present the prizes for the 48th edition of the Villa de Fuente Álamo International Painting Competition and inaugurate the exhibition of works | The City Council of Fuente Álamo has organized a commemorative event on the occasion of 'Villa Day' which is celebrated next Monday, July 20. A special day for all the Fuentealameros who will remember the constitution of Fuente Álamo as a municipality on July 20, 1700, after several years of litigation with the three Councils to which it belonged at that time: Murcia, Cartagena and Lorca. To celebrate this day, the consistory has called an institutional event, which will begin at 12 noon in the Agrarian Chamber of Fuente Álamo, with the institutional speech by Juana María Martínez, mayor of Fuente Álamo.
Next, the retirement plates will be delivered to the staff of the city council in recognition of the work carried out over the years.
There will also be a place to remember the 150th anniversary of the Cattle Fair, by the town's official chronicler, Andrés Nieto. In the afternoon, at 7:30 p.m.
at the Town Hall, the winners of the 48th edition of the Villa de Fuente Álamo de Murcia International Painting Competition and the Brush of the Year 2020, Antonio Martínez Mengual, will take place.
together with the mayor in planting a cypress on the esplanade of the hermitage of San Roque. Starting at 8:00 p.m., the Fuente Álamo Agrarian Chamber will present the prizes of the International Painting and Brush of the Year Competition, proceeding to read the Winners' Act and the plenary agreement where Brush of the Year 2020 to Antonio Martínez Mengual. Finally, at 8:30 p.m., the 'José Hernández' exhibition hall of the Casa de la Cultura de Fuente Álamo, will host the opening of the exhibition of the 48th edition of the Villa de Fuente Álamo International Painting Competition. The capacity to attend these events will be reduced and controlled to comply with current regulations for prevention and protection by Covid-19.
Through the official Facebook page of the town hall, live broadcasts will take place at the times set in the program.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Fuente Álamo