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December 24, 2013
  • Leones del Escogido win regular season; Gigantes 4th qualifier
  • There's a Westin in Punta Cana now
  • Elton John booked for Altos de Chavon
  • Lolita and Rosario Flores together in Santo Domingo
Leones del Escogido win regular season; Gigantes 4th qualifier
The Round Robin tournament to decide the playoffs of the 2013-2014 Winter Professional Baseball Championship begins on Friday, 27 December. The four qualifying teams are the Leones del Escogido, Tigres del Licey, Aguilas Cibaenas and the Gigantes del Cibao. The teams now take a break for the Christmas holidays before playing a short series of 18 games from 27 December 2013 through Friday, 17 January to decide the playoff players. The games will be played at the Santo Domingo (Quisqueya), Santiago (Cibao) and San Francisco de Macoris (Julian Javier) ballparks. Games start at 5 or 7:30pm.
There's a Westin in Punta Cana now
President Danilo Medina was in Punta Cana on Saturday, 21 December for the inauguration of The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club at Playa Blanca beach and part of the Puntacana Resort & Club complex. The hotel has 204 rooms right on the beach. The hotel makes it possible for guests to book just the hotel, which also has facilities for meetings and weddings. Guests will have access to the La Cana and Corales golf courses, Six Senses Spa and the Punta Cana Ecological Reserve and are five minutes away from the Punta Cana International Airport, the best connected in the Caribbean.
Speaking at the event, Haydee Kuret, president of the board of the Punta Cana Group commented that tourism in the area was up 11% this year, and prospects are for a better 2014 due to the excellent road connections that enhance the visitor experience.
Allison Reid, Senior Vice President, North America Development for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. represented the chain at the opening. Starwood also operates the Four Points by Sheraton Puntacana Village Hotel that opened in late 2012. President Medina was accompanied by Administrative Minister Jose Ramon Peralta, Tourism Minister Francisco Javier Garcia and Public Works Minister Gonzalo Castillo.
Elton John booked for Altos de Chavon
Veteran pop superstar Elton John has chosen La Romana for his only 2014 Latin American concert appearance. It is the only concert outside of the United States, Canada or Europe listed on his site for 2014. The legendary British pop star will perform at Altos de Chavon's amphitheater in La Romana on 28 February.
General admission is US$140, and VIP tickets are US$497. The show is set for 8pm. The performance coincides with Independence Day celebrations in the Dominican Republic. In the Dominican Republic, ticket buyers paying with American Express have a 15% discount through 29 December.
Lolita and Rosario Flores together in Santo Domingo
Fans of the music of Lolita and Rosario Flores should hurry up and purchase tickets for their 14 & 15 February concerts at the Teatro La Fiesta at the Hotel Jaragua in Santo Domingo. This is a production by Cesar Suarez Jr. The Spanish sisters, famous for their flamenco pop fusion, will sing many of their greatest hits and will perform duets of some of their most memorable songs. The show is set for 8:30pm. Tickets are RD$3,500, RD$2,500 and RD$1,500. Tickets are for sale at and at the Hotel Jaragua. All tables and chairs will be numbered.
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