It’s official: Roger Waters will perform in Costa Rica
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It’s official: Roger Waters will perform in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - April 19, 2018

The concert producer MOVE Concerts announced on its Facebook profile Thursday that Roger Waters bring his "Us + Them" tour to Costa Rica later this year. According…

PHOTOS: The final days of Costa Rica’s International Arts Festival
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PHOTOS: The final days of Costa Rica’s International Arts Festival

Elizabeth Lang - April 16, 2018

For the past 10 days, San José played host once more to the International Arts Festival (FIA), which brought a varied selection of dance, theater and musical…

‘For ills of the heart, there are the songs of Chavela’
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‘For ills of the heart, there are the songs of Chavela’

Katherine Stanley - April 9, 2018

One of the highlights of this week's International Arts Festival is an exhibit featuring photos and mementos from the life of Costa Rican-born music legend Chavela Vargas.…

After vibrant first weekend, International Arts Fest continues through April 15
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After vibrant first weekend, International Arts Fest continues through April 15

The Tico Times - April 8, 2018

The 2018 edition of the International Arts Festival (FIA) kicked off on Friday with national and international artists, particularly visitors from this year's highlighted country, Colombia. Throughout…

Quilt exhibition scheduled for this weekend in Pérez Zeledón
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Quilt exhibition scheduled for this weekend in Pérez Zeledón

Elizabeth Lang - April 6, 2018

On Sunday, Pérez Zeledón, in Costa Rica's Southern Zone, will host a quilting exhibition to celebrate the work of local quilting artists. The exhibition, "For the Love…

VIDEO: A look inside Costa Rica’s Good Friday processions
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VIDEO: A look inside Costa Rica’s Good Friday processions

Katherine Stanley - March 26, 2018

Costa Rica's solemn Holy Week processions are a sight to behold, no matter what your religion. Never attended a Good Friday procession – or have a few years…

PHOTOS: Transitarte brings art, music to sunny San José streets
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PHOTOS: Transitarte brings art, music to sunny San José streets

Katherine Stanley - March 19, 2018

This year's Transitarte festival brought josefinos to the parks and streets of the east-central section of Costa Rica's capital city for activities ranging from shopping, open-air concerts…

Holi Indian Festival of Colors to be celebrated at Club Sebana
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Holi Indian Festival of Colors to be celebrated at Club Sebana

Elizabeth Lang - March 9, 2018

The traditional Indian Holi Festival of Colors is right around the corner: a wonderful festival of colors is celebrated every year to welcome spring. In its most…

Great food for local causes: ‘Festival de Vida’ begins in Atenas
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Great food for local causes: ‘Festival de Vida’ begins in Atenas

Elizabeth Lang - March 9, 2018

For three days, the Central Park of Atenas, Alajuela, will host the Festival de Vida (Festival of Life) including more than 30 different food stands. Visitors can…

Artisanal ice cream festival set for San José
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Artisanal ice cream festival set for San José

Elizabeth Lang - March 7, 2018

It's summer in Costa Rica, and what better way to celebrate than to enjoy some delicious ice cream during these hot, sunny days? This weekend, the Antigua…