The Minister of Tourism, David Collado, highlighted the tourism potential of the municipality of Cabrera and assured that he will give all his support to develop this destination.
This was expressed by the official during his participation in the XIII edition of the Cabrera Tourism and Agricultural Fair in Spring.
During the fair, Minister Collado received recognition from the Cabrera municipal council for its great support and collaboration in the development of the thirteenth edition of Cabrera en Primavera 2022.
« I want to express my satisfaction and joy to be able to tour this fair and see the cultural, gastronomic and artisanal expression of this beautiful town. Cabrera en Primavera is the most organized and beautiful fair I have visited as Minister, » Collado expressed.
« I have a special feeling in my heart for the people of Cabrera and we will show it when we inaugurate the seawall and carry out a plan of tourist works to relaunch this destination, » said the minister.
The official assured that the Ministry of Tourism is working with transparency and a lot of love so that no one under any circumstances can feel defrauded by an ill-gotten deed of the Minister of Tourism. « We are going to take tourism to every corner of the Dominican Republic, but with greater emphasis here, in Cabrera, my heart is with you ».
This fair, which took place from Thursday, June 26 to Sunday, June 19, has as its main objective to promote the values and characteristics that distinguish the municipality of Cabrera, as well as its handicrafts, gastronomy, art and culture.
This art and cultural exposition also offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy artistic presentations of the best musical bands in the country and performances by the Mitur folkloric ballet.
The realization of this fair is a significant contribution to the economic advancement of the province of María Trinidad Sánchez, since it shows the agricultural and artistic development while showing Cabrera as a tourist destination both nationally and internationally.
In this 2022 version, more than 60 exhibitors make use of the spaces of the fair to offer their handmade products, among which are: cheeses, sweets, handicrafts, cigars, as well as exhibitions of flowers, ornamental plants, among other products.
Cabrera en Primavera developed a program with a cultural and educational content, which included protocol etiquette workshops, costume jewelry, theatrical presentations, folkloric dances, cooking show and talks on quality and hygiene for the preparation and marketing of products, as well as artistic presentations, where student and cultural groups amaze the hundreds of visitors who come to this busy fair.
Among the personalities in charge of the realization of the thirteenth edition of the fair are; the president of the organizing committee Nereyda Abreu; the mayor, Marlon Arias, the civil governor of the Province María Trinidad Sánchez, Gregoria Correa and the deputy for this province, Jorge Cavoli.