Events

Feria in Bocas del Toro Town

Feria del Mar

The 'Sea Fair' is held on Playa El Istmito, a few kilometers northwest of downtown Bocas, for a week in September.
Fiesta in Isla Bastimentos

Día de Bastimentos

Bastimentos Day is celebrated with a huge parade in Old Bank and drumming demonstrations on the island.
Religious in Bocas del Toro Town

Día de la Virgen del Carmen

Bocatoreños make a pilgrimage to the cave at La Gruta in the middle of the Isla Colón for Mass in honor of the Virgen del Carmen on the third Sunday in July.
Cultural in Bocas del Toro Town

Fundación de la Provincia de Bocas del Toro

Celebrating the foundation of the province in 1903, this is a day of parades and other events; it’s a big affair, attracting people from all over the province.
Cultural in Bocas del Toro Town

May Day

While the rest of Panama is celebrating Labor Day, local girls perform the Palo de Mayo (Maypole dance).