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During the week starting on the 8th of December, the indigenous town of Boruca hosts La Fiesta de los Negritos, which is an indigenous celebration, an ancestral ritual that has become evangelized and shares the honors of the Immaculate Virgin of Conception. The celebration is known for colorful costumes, traditional drum and flute music, and dance.

Click a month tab below to see archived highlighted events in 2011.


July Dates/Events
from: 2to: 4
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: Aserri
Name: Tamal (typical food) Fair
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: ORGANIZED BY: Aserri Civic and Cultural Association For more info Carlos Solís tel. 8893-0204

from: 2to: 11
Tourist zones: North Pacific
Place: San Vicente, Nicoya
Name: Chorotega Ceramic Fair
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: ORGANIZED BY: Organizer: Asociación Ecomuseo de Artesanía Chorotega (Chorotega Crafts Eco-museum) Association. Only weekend

from: 10to: 11
Tourist zones: Mid Pacific
Place: Miramar, Puntarenas
Name: Miramar Ox Drivers Parade
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: Organizer: Oromontaña. Ox Drivers Association (Asociación boyera Oromontaña) Info: Rogelio Barrantes. 8899-46-46/2639-3863

on: 25
Tourist zones: North Pacific
Place: Guanacaste
Name: Guanacaste Day
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Historical exhibition, Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:

June Dates/Events
from: 18to: 20
Tourist zones: Mid Pacific
Place: Coopesilencio
Name: Creole Hen Festival
Activities: Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: Organizer: Coopesilencio Info: Rómulo León, fecoopa@gmail.com 2283-1790/8839-8309

from: 25to: 27
Tourist zones: Mid Pacific
Place: Miramar, Puntarenas
Name: Miramar Tourist Expo
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: Organizer: Cámara de Turismo de Miramar (Miramar Board of Tourism) Info. Gabriela Sagot. Telef. 2639-8923 /8871-2073/2639-9347/

May Dates/Events
on: 1
Tourist zones: Central Valley, North Pacific, Mid Pacific, South Pacific, Northern Zone, Caribbean, Monteverde
Place: All Costa Rica
Name: Worker’s Day
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports,
Program:

from: 1 to: 2
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: Ruinas de Ujarrás, Paraíso de Cartago
Name: Chayote Fair
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports,
Program:
Others: More information at Chayote National Chamber Inf. Nancy Quirós telef.2574-5400, 2574-7079.

from: 1 to: 2
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: Parque de Zarcero
Name: Feria del Verde al Agua, Zarcero 2010
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: Fore more information please send an email to Información: feria@zarcero.co.cr, or give us a call at 8720-9443, 8317-4251

from: 14to: 16
Tourist zones: Northern Zone
Place: Zarcero, Alajuela
Name: Zarcero Tourism Agricultural Expo
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports,
Program:
Others: Organized by: CATUZAR 8383-9468/cepatur@zarcero.co.cr

April Dates/Events
from: 1to: 2
Tourist zones: Central Valley, North Pacific, Mid Pacific, South Pacific, Northern Zone, Caribbean, Monteverde
Place: Countrywide
Name: Holy Week
Activities: Religious activities,
Program: Processions, religious fair

on: 11
Tourist zones: Central Valley, North Pacific, Mid Pacific, South Pacific, Northern Zone, Caribbean, Monteverde
Place: Alajuela
Name: Juan Santamaria’s Day
Activities: Historical exhibition,
Program:

from: 17to: 18
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: Atenas, Alajuela
Name: Climate Fair
Activities: Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: Organized by: Atenas Chamber of Tourism Inf: Lilliana Prado 828-8909/ 446-61-97, catuca@costarricense.cr

from: 22to: 24
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: Plaza Avenida Escazú, contiguo al Hospital Cima
Name: Embrujarte. Feria de Arte y Cultura
Activities: Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: Más de 200 artistas expondrán sus obras en pintura, escultura, fotografías y demás expresiones artísticas.

from: 23to: 25
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: Pejibaye-Turrrialba
Name: Pejibaye Environmental Fair
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Cultural and Educational activities, Others: Cámara de Turismo de Pejibaye (Pejibaye Board of Tourism). Info. Marvín Mora cel. 8815-1763 turismoriopejivalle@gmail.com

on: 30
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: Ruinas de Ujarrás, Paraíso de Cartago
Name: Chayote Fair
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports,
Program:
Others: More information at Chayote National Chamber Inf. Nancy Quirós telef.2574-5400, 2574-7079.

March Dates/Events
from: 13 to: 14
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: Sn Antonio de Escazú
Name: Ox Driver Parade
Activities: Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: Organizer: Ox Driver Tradition Restoration Association (Asociación Rescate de tradiciones del Boyero) Info: Manuel Fernández 837-6667/288-5403

from: 19 to: 21
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: Fraijanes
Name: Poás Volcano Festival
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Cultural and Educational activities.
Program:
Others: Organizer: Poás Tourism Chamber. Info: Heidy Castro 2482-1212

on: 19
Tourist zones: North Pacific
Place: Santa Rosa, Guanacaste
Name: Santa Rosa Battle’s Anniversary
Activities: Historical exhibition,
Program: Civic and patriotical activities

from: 20 to: 28
Tourist zones: Northern Zone
Place: Laguna de Alfaro Ruiz
Name: Chiverre (fruit similar to a squash) Fair
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: Inf. Jorge Arturo 2463-3673

February Dates/Events
from:11to: 14
Tourist zones: Central Valley
Place: San Pablo de León Cortes
Name: Avocado Fair
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports, Cultural and Educational activities,
Program:
Others: APACO Info: Lilliana Gamboa 2544-16-80 lgamboa23w@hotmail.com

from:11to: 22
Tourist zones: Mid Pacific
Place: Esterillos Beach, Parrita
Name: Mule Festival
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports,
Program: Livestock and agricultural machinery show, craft sale, ‘corridas de toros’, typical food, karaoke.
Others: Organized by: ParritaWell-being Association Inf. Diego Carrillo 779-8245/825-2313 or email diegocarrillorojas@yahoo.com

from:12to: 21
Turist zones: Central Valley
Place: Tabarcia de Mora
Name: Orange Trade Fair
Activities: Popular holidays: dances, games, sports,
Program:
Others: Organized by: Centro Agrícola Cantonal de Mora. Inf. 2418-5712 Tourist zones: Central Valley

from:12to: 21
Place: Iglesia de Orosi, Cartago
Name: Tourist Expo Fair, Colonial Orosi
Activities: Cultural and Educational activities
Program:
Others: ORGANIZED BY: Civic Association Colonial Orosi ICT Inf. Sonia Arce 533-3570/367-7799

January Dates/Events
No events.