Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - November 25, 2016

While the full impact of Hurricane Otto is still less than certain at the time of this writing, and government offices and many other institutions plan to…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - October 14, 2016

The Tico Times wishes everyone a happy Día de las Culturas, or Cultures Day, observed on Monday. While the traditional Limón Carnaval is not taking place this year,…

10 reasons to check out the first-ever Coca Cola Fest
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10 reasons to check out the first-ever Coca Cola Fest

Elizabeth Lang - August 6, 2016

The National Stadium will fill with music on Aug. 27: t from 2:00 P.M. until 10:00 P.M., the first Coca-Cola Fest will offer a diverse musical lineup of…

What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival
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What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival

Amanda Zúñiga - August 4, 2016

See also: After 'FIAsco,' Culture Ministry regroups with National Arts Festival The International Arts Festival (FIA) and the National Arts Festival (FAN) have taken place in Costa…

Costa Rica hosts its first Songwriters Festival
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Costa Rica hosts its first Songwriters Festival

Amanda Zúñiga - July 7, 2016

Costa Rica is holding its first-ever International Songwriters Festival this week at the Melico Salazar Theater in downtown San José,  allowing the public to watch participants from nine…

Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - April 22, 2016

It's back! The third edition of the Paseo Gastronómico La Luz will fill Barrio Escalante's streets with food, music and other activities, with more than 20,000 attendees expected…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - March 25, 2016

It's that time of year when beach populations swell, San José's population shrinks (to a lovely, manageable size that stay-at-home josefinos treasure), and solemn processions fill the…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - March 11, 2016

Hobnob with some of the world's greats in architecture, publicity and much more at the sixth edition of the International Design Festival at the Antigua Aduana in San…

What to do this Valentine’s Day in San José
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What to do this Valentine’s Day in San José

Katherine Stanley - February 9, 2016

[caption id="attachment_87770" align="aligncenter" width="470"] (Courtesy of the Little Theatre Group)[/caption] Valentine’s Day is upon us once more, filling San José’s streets with hopeful flower sellers, its restaurants…

Dub sounds in Costa Rica: Mad Professor and Mad Elaine
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Dub sounds in Costa Rica: Mad Professor and Mad Elaine

Masauko Chipembere - December 11, 2015

[caption id="attachment_83280" align="alignright" width="300"] (Via Facebook)[/caption] When I sent a note to the artist known as Mad Professor on his Facebook page asking for an interview, I…