Sunday, March 1, 2015

2015 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 15, 2015. Check out the daily schedule below: Thursday, January 15 10am to 10pm, The Cuartel de Ballajá and various Old San Juan Plazas will be home to around 350 artisans who will be displaying and selling their [...]

Surviving the San Sebastian Street Festival, Old San Juan

san sebastian street festival old san juan

The 2015 San Sebastian Street Festival kicks off in Old San Juan on Thursday Jan 15 until Sunday Jan 18, 2015. This is the largest festival in Puerto Rico with thousands of locals and visitors descending on Old San Juan to PARTY by day and by night. Think Mardis Gras or Notting Hill Carnival to [...]

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 [...]

Big Picture: Bahia Urbana, Old San Juan

Bahia Urbana, Old San Juan

Bahia Urbana in Old San Juan; a cool place to relax

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 [...]

2014 Aibonito Flower Festival

2013 aibonito flower festival

The Aibonito Flower Festival takes place in the mountain town of Aibonito and is the largest plant and sale show here in Puerto Rico. The 2014 Aibonito Flower Festival runs from June 27 through July 6 and marks the 46th anniversary of the festival. The flower festival is a huge event for Aibonito with thousands [...]

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 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 [...]