NATIVITY CITY. Religious event developed in the Atrium of the church of Saint John the Baptist Church of Sangolqui and part of Juan de Salinas Park. Here a very unique Nativity is built, decorated with elements in accordance to the daily life of our city and with biblical characters designed in real size.
Around this scenery, the traditional novena takes placed where musical bands and choirs take part daily with beautiful Christmas carols. The choirs belong to different educational institutions of the city.Thentraditional dancing groups participate with choreographies alluding this festivity.
With the help of the local priest, the novena is held and at the end, families of the place and private companies of the sector are present to offer traditional free snacks to the participants.