Each year, Costa Rica’s Caribbean port town Limón throws a party on Aug. 31 to celebrate its vibrant Afro-Caribbean culture. The main event is a parade, which fills the streets with floats, colourful dresses and dancing. Enjoy some scenes from this year’s parade:
Soak up the art! More than 250 artworks by Costa Rican artists will be exhibited in Gallery 11-12 in Plaza Itskatzú from August 24 – 27. Gallery 11-12’s goal is to exhibit more than 250 artworks by over 40 great national artists that have marked a milestone in the art history of Costa Rica. The […]
Visit Tamarindo beach for En-light. It will take place on the Tamarindo Art Wave’s Blue Line, in Playa Tamarindo. Tamarindo is a famous beach community in Northern Guanacaste, also known for its breathtaking beauty and vibrant restaurant scene. Tamarindo is a truly exotic paradise that offers all the amenities of a Costa Rican beach town: […]
A look at this weekend’s festivities in San José.
The Envision Festival is set to launch its seventh edition on Feb. 23-26 in southern Costa Rica.
Painter Delphine Raveau, like many others, fell in love with Costa Rica and couldn’t go away. Now, she calls it her home and her source of inspiration as an artist.
“I have no words to describe this painful experience… during this period my work came to life and filled with meaning.”
“Costa Rica has inspired my writing by allowing me to be in a whole new environment.” Meet Mary Smathers, the U.S. writer whose move to Guanacaste helped kickstart her writing career.
A look at highlights of the upcoming National Arts Festival in the Southern Zone.
A look at upcoming events at Costa Rica’s first international competition for songwriters.