In 2021, the Three Kings Parade will not be like other years. This time around, we will not be able to receive Their Majesties as we usually do, and children of all ages must do so in compliance with COVID safety measures.
In some localities, a lucky few will be able to see cars, pages and kings from the balcony of their home. But those who are not so fortunate can also do so from the comfort of the sofa in their living room.
Which channels will broadcast the Three Kings Parade live?
The Three Kings Parade is generally broadcast only from public channels. This means you can follow it from 1, as well as autonomous ones like Telemadrid (Madrid), TV3 (Catalonia), IB3 (The Balearic Islands), Channel On (Andalusia), CMM (Castilla-La Mancha), Aragon TV (Aragon) and TVG (Galicia).
These channels will broadcast the parade (or the celebration that has been decided in each city) from places such as Madrid, Barcelona, Seville, Mallorca, Zaragoza, Valencia and other places in each community.
What time does the Cabalgata de Reyes broadcast start?
It remains to be confirmed what time the Three Kings Parade broadcast will begin in each of the channels listed above, but there is no doubt that it will be in the afternoon of the next one. January 5, 2021.
If you are abroad, you will need to be very careful about what time it is in the country you are in. There are many web pages for time zone conversion, but one of the most comprehensive services is timeanddate.com.
How to follow the Three Kings Parade on TV or Stream
The Three Kings Parade can be watched live on television. Just switch on one of the channels listed above, TVE or any regional network, and enjoy streaming from the couch.
If you are abroad, you can watch the program on TV also from TVE Internacional. Another option is to opt for broadcast in diffusion from RTVE.es or other live TV platforms.
You may encounter geographic restrictions if you wish to follow the parade from abroad. That is why we recommend that you use a virtual private network, better known as a VPN, to connect to a Spanish IP address.
There are paid VPNs and free VPNs. The main difference besides the price is that the former usually offer unlimited data, while the others are more restrictive. That’s why we recommend services like NordVPN, which is quite affordable.
Although the little ones have already gotten used to cell phone screens and tabletsMaybe you prefer to watch the show from your TV even if one of these channels is not tuned in (or if you don’t have the one you want to see).
To do this, you must have the help of an HDMI cable to connect your laptop to your TV. You can also use your Google Chromecast to mirror your smartphone screen or Tablet to your TV.
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