Cultural in Chitré


Chitré’s Carnaval festivities, held each year on the four days before Ash Wednesday, are second only to the famed celebrations at Las Tablas and feature parades, folkloric dancing, water fights and lots of drinking.
Cultural in Chitré

Fiesta de San Juan Bautista

Chitré’s patron-saint festival starts with a Mass followed by a pair of traditions that could be considered barbaric to some: bullfights, which don't end in the death of the animal, and cockfighting in which rooster…
Cultural in Chitré

Fiesta de la Fundación de Chitré

These festivities celebrate the October 19, 1848 founding of Chitré, with parades, historical costumes and much merrymaking.