Events

Cultural in Reserva Indígena Boruca

Fiesta de los Diablitos

This raucous three-day festival, held in Boruca (December 30 to January 2) and Curré (February 5 to 8), symbolizes the historical struggle between the Spanish and the indigenous population. Villagers wearing wooden …
Religious in Reserva Indígena Boruca

Fiesta de los Negritos

This festival is held during the second week of December to celebrate the Virgin of the Immaculate Conception. Traditional indigenous music (mainly drumming and bamboo flutes) accompanies dancing and costumes.
Light Show in Palmar

Festival de la Luz

Taking place in Palmar over two days in the week before Christmas, the Festival of Light involves lit-up nighttime floats and candles floated down the river.