Thursday, October 23, 2014

Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest in Puerto Rico

Casa Bavaria Oktoberfest

The good news; Oktoberfest 2014 is here. Even better news there are several places where you can celebrate Oktoberfest in Puerto Rico. Synonymous with Munich, huge beer tents, lederhosen, Schweinebraten, bratwursts, and copious amounts of great German Beer; Oktoberfest is an annual event celebrated around the world. Here in Puerto Rico, the biggest Oktoberfest takes [...]

Puerto Rico Coffee and Chocolate Expo 2014

Puerto Rico Coffee and Chocolate Expo

September 20 – 21, 2014 sees the 5th installment of the Puerto Rico Coffee and Chocolate Expo. For the 5th year running the Puerto Rico Convention Center will be home to over 140 exhibitors specializing in Coffee, Chocolate and for the first time Tea. Yes, this year the Coffee and Chocolate Expo also has a [...]

2014 San Sebastian Street Festival Schedule

2014 san Sebastian Street Festival

Puerto Rico’s biggest festival The San Sebastian Street Festival in Old San Juan starts this Thursday Jan 16. Check out the daily schedule below: Thursday, January 16 5pm: Official opening of the 2014 San Sebastian Street Festival. Featuring: Parade with cabezudos and ribbon cutting ceremony. The parade starts at the Abraham Lincoln School, then along [...]

Puerto Rico Events: July 2013

Puerto Rico Events July 2013

Heading to Puerto Rico in July? Highlights include the Aibonito Flower Festival, the Cattleman’s BBQ Competition, the Puerto Rico Salsa Congress, festivals for local foods, crabs, criollo sauce and Annual Patron Saints Festivals. Until Jul 7, Aibonito Flower Festival The annual Aibonito Flower Festival continues during the first week of July featuring plant and flower [...]

Puerto Rico Events: June 2013

Puerto Rico Events June 2013

June might herald the start of Hurricane Season in Puerto Rico, but it also means summer is here, with plenty of events to checkout. Highlights for June include: the ever popular Abionita Flower Festival, Agrópolis Country Fair and the biggest event of the month the St. John the Baptist Festival. Jun 27 – Jul 7, [...]

Puerto Rico Events: May 2013

Puerto Rico Events May 2013

Plenty of events happening in Puerto Rico during May, with the highlights being, Puerto Rico Restaurant Week, ‘Puerto Rico Danza Week’ and ComicCon May 14-28, Puerto Rico Restaurant Week Simple concept; great restaurants serving a 3 course menu at an affordable fixed price. Numerous restaurants from San Juan and around the island will be taking [...]

Puerto Rico Restaurant Week 2013

Puerto Rico restaurant week 2013

Puerto Rico Restaurant Week is back. After last year’s hugely successful inaugural event, this year’s Puerto Rico Restaurant Week takes place May 14 – 28, 2013. I know that’s actually 2 weeks, but that’s a bonus right? The restaurant and food scene in Puerto Rico is vibrant and energetic with new restaurants and chefs winning [...]

San Juan Photo Marathon

San Juan Photo marathon 2013

If you are into photography this sounds like a cool event; plus it will benefit Pediatric Cancer Patients here in Puerto Rico. Fotomission will be hosting the very first San Juan Photo Marathon on Sunday April 21, 2013. The event is open to everyone and will take place around the streets of Old San Juan. [...]

Puerto Rico Events: April 2013

Puerto Rico Events April 2013

April sees the return of several popular events here in Puerto Rico, with the hugely popular Saborea Puerto Rico Food Festival, the Rincon Film Festival and the 1797 Battle of San Juan Re-enactment topping the bill. But watch out for some cool local festivals too. April 4 – 7, Saborea Puerto Rico, San Juan Saborea [...]

2013 Puerto Rico Heineken Jazz Festival

2013 Puerto Rico Heineken Jazz Festival

The 2013 Puerto Rico Heineken Jazz Festival returns to Tito Puente Amphitheater in San Juan to honor local composer, trombonist and AfroRican jazz pioneer, William Cepeda. The festival takes place from Thursday to Sunday March 21 – 24 Along with William Cepeda, other artists performing include: Viento de Agua, Henry Cole and the Afrobeat Collection, [...]