AARP, one of the world’s largest member organizations, today announced that “El Show de Cristina," one of the highest rated programs on Spanish-language television, will be holding a LIVE taping for the first time in Puerto Rico during AARP’s Feria de la Segunda Juventud (Festival of the Second Youth) on Sunday, May 6, 2007 from 2:30 – 5 p.m. at the Puerto Rico Convention Center in San Juan. Tickets are available free of charge to consumers registered for Feria de la Segunda Juventud.
“I feel that AARP is an important organization that can help the Hispanic community as a whole reach their goals and I am pleased my show can be part of the exciting roster of events offered to Feria attendees,” said Cristina Saralegui.
Tickets to El Show de Cristina are available to all consumers registered to attend Feria de la Segunda Juventud. Registered individuals must call 1-866-205-1650 before April 27 to request their free ticket (one ticket per registrant). Tickets for this exciting opportunity are available on a first come, first serve basis and seating is limited. Additional information can be found online at www.aarp.org/events.
“Cristina Saralegui is a great voice to reach the Hispanic community, and, like AARP, she understands the importance of providing educational information entertainment for the whole family that can contribute positively to society,” said AARP COO Tom Nelson. “Working together with Cristina we hope to introduce more Hispanics to AARP and show how AARP improves the lives of our members.”
Feria de la Segunda Juventud is packed full of celebrity speakers and performers including Gloria Estefan, Luis Fonsi, Jose Feliciano, Arturo Sandoval, Don Francisco, Dr. Nancy Alvarez, Chi Chi Rodriguez, Don Miguel Ruiz, and Giovanna Huyke. Sessions will address issues of concern to the Hispanic community including healthcare, fitness and more. To view a complete schedule of events, please visit www.aarp.org/events.
El Show de Cristina debuted in 1989 on Univision and can be seen throughout Latin America as well as in most European countries. El Show de Cristina airs in Puerto Rico on Sunday nights at 10pm (ET) and nationwide in the U.S. on Monday nights at 10 PM (ET).About AARP
AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization that helps people 50+ have independence, choice and control in ways that are beneficial and affordable to them and society as a whole. AARP produces AARP The Magazine, published bimonthly; AARP Bulletin, its monthly newspaper; AARP Segunda Juventud, its bimonthly magazine in Spanish and English; NRTA Live & Learn, its quarterly newsletter for 50+ educators; and the website, www.aarp.org. AARP Foundation is an affiliated charity that provides security, protection, and empowerment to older persons in need with support from thousands of volunteers, donors, and sponsors. We have staffed offices in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands