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's an annual spectacular, the Christmas Eve Parrandas festival in the Cuban town of Remedios. But this year, for nearly 40 participants, including 6 children, it ended in near tragedy, an explosion sending them to the hospital with severe burns.>>
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> But the show went on after the incident, with participants and tourists getting up close to the fireworks as they launched skywards.
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The festival pits two of the town's neighborhoods against each other, with each side competing to put on the most spectacular show. The cause of the explosion is under investigation.