Annually, 2pm on July 30 marks the first day of celebrations of the huge Fiesta del Santo Patrono de Moxos, held in honor of San Ignacio, the sacred protector of the Moxos. This is one of the best festivals in the A…
The town’s founding fiesta is a big, loud, drunken party, and features the climbing of greased poles for prizes and a hocheadas de toros (teasing of bulls).
The Festival of San Antonio, the town’s patron saint, is celebrated in the first week of June.
For delicious and unique Amazonian fish dishes, be in town the first week of August for the Feria Regional del Pescado.