What to do in Costa Rica: concerts, culture and love around the country

February 16, 2018

With Valentine’s Day just behind us, it’s time to celebrate love in all of its expressions, as well as Costa Rica’s sunniest season, with a varied selection of events throughout February and March. Here’s a partial guide to upcoming events in Costa Rica.

Feb. 14 – Feb 25, Hacienda Espinal, Alajuela: Cirque du Soleil will present its show Sép7imo Día, No Descansaré based on the music of Argentinian band Soda Stereo.

Feb. 18, Barrio Escalante, San José: The Gastronomic Festival La Luz in Barrio Escalante, now in its sixth edition, serves up great music, food and a family-friendly environment.

Feb. 22, Anfiteatro Coca Cola, La Guácima, Alajuela: The renowned Italian musician and singer Andrea Bocelli has planned a phenomenal concert alongside Costa Rica’s National Symphony Orchestra.

Feb. 9 – March 9, Los Yoses, San José: If you’re looking for a lovely evening with friends, family or a date, the Cine al Aire in Los Yoses is your perfect choice. Enjoy independent films al fresco.

March 2 – 11, Escazú, San José: The Little Theatre Group will present “True Reflections,” directed by Ann Antkiw, March 2-4 and 9-11. Friday performances are at 7:30 pm, while Saturday and Sunday matinees are at 2:30 pm.

March 7, Estadio Nacional, La Sabana, San José: Spanish singer Joaquín Sabina returns to Costa Rica for his Lo Niego Todo (I Deny Everything) Tour.

March 15, Anfiteatro Coca Cola, La Guácima, Alajuela: The renowned U.S. band The Killers will be stopping by in Costa Rica for its Wonderful, Wonderful Tour.

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