Santander, Cantabria, Spain. September 16th to 18th, 2021
Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
11: 00h Mass in the Cathedral of Santander.
12:30h Flower offering in La Maruca beach.
Thursday, September 16th, 2021
10: 00h Act Imposition of decoration of the Order of Civil Merit, in the category of Officer Cross in the Plaza Porticada, Santander *.
* Depending on the weather forecast the event might be transferred to the “Salón Cantabria” of the Government Delegation (Avda. Calvo Sotelo, 25. 2nd floor)
Friday, September 17th, 2021
11: 00 h. Ceremony and deposit of ashes in the Pantheon of Illustrious of the Santander cemetery.
12.30 h. Inauguration of the Vital Alsar street in La Maruca, Santander.
13:00 h. Inauguration of the new name of the Environmental Center “Vital Alsar” in La Maruca, Santander.
14:00 h. Lunch
17:30 h. Inauguration of the exhibition “Vital Alsar, Navigator for Peace” at Casa de Los Guardeses, in Magdalena Peninsula, Santander.
18:00 h. Inauguration of the new name and signs of the open-air museum “Vital Alsar, Navegante por la paz” in Magdalena Peninsula, Santander.
19.00 h. International gathering of navigators from different expeditions, and presentations of the latest books written by Vital Alsar: “La Marigalante” and “Zamná: Messenger of Peace” in the auditorium of La Magdalena.
*Free entry until complete seats
Saturday, September 18, 2021
12: 00 h. Inauguration of the sculpture “Paloma de la Paz” in the Zaera dock (Santander) with the municipal band and authorities.
13:00 h. Concert of the municipal band
13:00 h. Opening of the artisan products market
16:00 h. Creative workshops and children’s / family activities.
18:00 h. Expeditions counted by crew and sailors.
20:00 h. Closing of the official acts.