Friday, February 20, 2009
Singer Thalía and Tommy Mottola, Julio Iglesias, Gloria Estefan and husband Emilio are among the celebrities who will attend a dinner this Thursday with the Kings of Spain during his visit to Miami. King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofia on the occasion shared with artists and entrepreneurs in the luxurious Biltmore Hotel, during the great dinner to support the Spanish presence in the Food and Wine Fair in this city, confirmed a spokesman for the organizers . The gala, which cost a thousand dollars is the entrance, is a benefit of the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management Florida International University and the foundation Spain-Florida: Celebrating 500 years of Spanish presence in Florida, said organizers. Other celebrities who have not yet confirmed are actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Paloma Picasso, while the governor of Florida, Charlie Crist, it will be present alongside the president of the Spanish company Repsol, Alfonso Cortina Alcocer. The dinner is part of the Kings of his visit to Florida, where previously this Thursday, will preside over the 450th anniversary of the founding of Pensacola (North Florida), the Spanish enclave in U.S. territory and prior to St. Augustine, the oldest city in the country.