Carnival of Tlaxcala 2019
The government of Tlaxcala, through the Secretariat of Tourism of the entity, plans to receive 60 thousand people during Carnival 2019, which will take place in the state capital from February 28 to March 5, and that would leave an economic spill of 15.5 million pesos.
During the presentation of the Carnival program of Tlaxcala 2019, the Secretary of Tourism of the entity, Roberto Núñez Baleón, said that of the 60 thousand visitors expected in the five days of festivity, 15 thousand 500 are tourists who spend the night, but Look for them to increase their stay to at least 1.4 nights.
At a press conference, he explained that hotel occupancy is also expected to rise to 80 per cent during that weekend, and that in the rest of the state, during the next two and a half months, it could reach around 70 thousand people who visit the entity, so that in total sum of 140 thousand tourists that generate a general economic benefit of 140 million pesos.
On the other hand, the state official reported that during the Carnival 500 years Tlaxcala 2019 will be delivered for the first time the "Orgullo y Y", created by the Tlaxcalteca designer, Rosa María Lucio, to the "camada", a group of artists, singers and dancers, who preserve the traditional dress, dance with live music and promote culture.
During Carnival in Tlaxcala, it is expected that there will be a big party, cultural events, parades, gastronomy and a photo contest with a mobile device.