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Fiestas Palmares

Redondel Palmeras, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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Horse parade is like nothing else we have been to

We attended the horse parade at the Fiestas Palmares and were amazed with what we saw. There were... read more

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Could you imagine Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany being held in warm weather with people dancing on top of horses through a parade? That’s the best description of the Costa Rican festival Palmares Fiestas, located in the town of Palmares between Alajuela and San Ramon. Starting in mid January, this festival has nearly 1 million attendees who party hard during the Festival’s many concerts and events sponsored by local beers. This must explain the courage so many people have to jump into the Festival’s open ring to taunt the dangerous bulls.
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1 Feb 2017
“Horse parade is like nothing else we have been to”
Redondel Palmeras, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

We attended the horse parade at the Fiestas Palmares and were amazed with what we saw. There were over 3000 horses and riders from all over Central America prancing through the main streets of town. The parade lasted for over 4 hours and was very...More

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