Recreation of El Dia de los Reyes Magos. Journey back to Cuba in the 1940s and 50s to experience the warmth and spirit of Christmas in Tradición: A Holiday Celebration. Home movies, classic Latin holiday songs and fond recollections from celebrities like Celia Cruz, Cristina Saralegui, Willy Chirino and Lissette, capture the essence and magic of the season.

From shopping at El Encanto to Noche Buena (Christmas Eve) dinner to Christmas celebrations in exile, this nostalgic account reveals not only the significance of the holiday but the struggles to keep the traditions alive.

An original WPBT production, this heartwarming holiday special not only pays tribute to the boundless spirit of the Cuban community it commemorates the heritage of this vibrant culture and serves as a reminder that traditions are the same in any language.

Premieres Sunday, December 8 at 6:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

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Funding for Tradición was provided in part by Badia Spices and Café La Llave.
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