'Pictures of travel and vacation destinations and tours for Central America and South America and Colombian Festivals and Events
'Pictures of travel and vacation destinations and tours for Central America and South America and Colombian Festivals and Events
'Pictures of travel and vacation destinations and tours for Central America and South America and Colombian Festivals and Events
Colombia

Colombian Festivals and Events


January 1: Año Nuevo (New Year's Day)

January 6: Epiphany

March 19: St. Joseph

March/April: Semana Santa (Holy Week or Easter) - Though celebrated throughout the country, Popayán has many lavish processionals and celebrations and even an international music festival.

May 1: Labor Day

June 29: SS Peter and Paul

July 13-17: Virgen Del Carmen Festival in Villa de Leiva

July 20: Independence Day

August 7: Battle of Boyacá

August 15: Assumption

October 12: Día de la Raza (Columbus Day)

November 1: All Saints' Day

November 11: Independence of Cartagena - All through the second week of the month there are celebrations with lavish masks and costumes, dancing, local music, and contests.

December 8: Immaculate Conception

December 25: Christmas Day

December 25-January 3: Fair - Located in Cali, this is a celebration with bullfights, horse parades, masquerades, and sporting events.

December 31: New Year's Eve

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