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September 15 - October 16, 2019

Sep
15

Costa Rica Independence Day

National holiday celebrating Costa Rica's independence from Spain on September 15, 1821. Patriotic Costa Ricans gather to sing the national anthem and light traditional candle lanterns. In Cartago, the ...

Sunday, September 15, 2019
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Sep
21

International Beach Clean-Up Day

During the month of September, businesses and residents will help clean up Costa Rica’s beaches, oceans and rivers. Communities around the country pitch in to help keep Costa Rica free of litter and trash.

Saturday, September 21, 2019
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Oct
09

San Isidro Anniversary

All day festivities to commemorate the founding of this important agricultural town, San Isidro del General.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
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Oct
12

Virgin of Pilar Day

Colorful fair in Tres Rios celebrating their Patron Saint with costumes made entirely from corn husks and silks, a parade and music.

Saturday, October 12, 2019
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Oct
12

Columbus Day

Known as Dia de la Raza in Costa Rica, this day celebrates Columbus’ discovery of the New World, and the many cultural influences that helped form modern-day Latin America.

Saturday, October 12, 2019
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Oct
13

Upala Corn Festival

The Fiestas de Maiz are an annual event in Upala; festivities center around the corn crop and include the crowing of a Corn Queen and a corn-product costume parade.

Sunday, October 13, 2019
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