16/01/15 Today, Saturday 16th, the Association of Meigas of the Bonfires of San Juan de La Coruña, will elect the young girl who, in the near future, will be proclaimed Meiga Mayor of the HOGUERAS-2016, declared Festival of Tourist Interest International, culminating with the celebration of "a Noite da Queima", on the Night of San Juan. This act of choosing the Meiga Mayor will be held in the Salons of the Sporting Club Casino of La Coruña, where the jury will be constituted by relevant personalities from the artistic, cultural and political world of the city, as well as Meigas Mayores and Honor de Past Editions; They will be in charge of assessing the profile of each of the candidates to finally choose the Meiga Mayor 2016. Both the Meiga Mayor and their Meigas de Honor, as well as their children's names, whose Meiga Mayor, Alba Rodríguez Iglesias, also Will be presented in the afternoon of today, will be the representation of the Association of Meigas of the Bonfires of San Juan in the different acts that are part of the program of the HOGUERAS-2016 that will begin in the second decade of next May, Prologándose until the end of June. Among the activities that will preside the Meigas-2016 stand out the Feast of the Poetic Aquelarre; Feast of the Poetic Solstice; Dance Festival of the Meigas; Tribute to the Flag; Tribute to the Coruña Women and the central events that will be held on June 23 and 24 and in a special way "Noite da Queima". With this act of election a new exercise of the HOGUERAS will begin, which will reach its zenith at the next Night of San Juan, when the beaches of Riazor and the Orzan congregate thousands of Corunna and visitors to celebrate the magical night of the summer solstice , Contemplating that unparalleled spectacle of light and color, of hundreds of bonfires projecting their purifying flames over the calm waters of the Orzan cove at the foot of the millenary Tower of Hercules.