Events

Locals of Medellín carrying colorful flowers for the Silleteros Parade during the Feria de las Flores in Medellin Colombia
Medellín
Valeria Villalba Vides

Feria de las Flores 2019 – Program and Highlights

Feria de las Flores: Tradition and actuality. The Feria de las Flores in Medellín is one of the most anticipated events by the paisas in Antioquia. It’s a way of celebrating this culture of entrepreneurship, happiness and colourful traits that characterizes us. In addition to all of us, Antioqueños that live for this fair, thousands

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Many old and new books in a vintage book shop or library
Culture
Valeria Villalba Vides

Fiesta del Libro y la Cultura in Medellin

Everything you need to know about la Fiesta del Libro y la Cultura in Medellin: The first version of la fiesta del libro (at that time fair) was held on March 12, 1993 but it was not constant every year because the conditions were different. This year the 12th version of la fiesta is celebrated

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Carnival of Barranquilla - Women dancing during a carnival dressep up with colorful costumes with rhinestones
Medellín
Valeria Villalba Vides

Carnival of Barranquilla – One of the world biggest carnivals

The one who lives is the one who enjoys it. The next big Colombian party is coming. The Carnaval de Barranquilla will take place in the Colombian Caribbean coast, in the Golden Gate of Colombia, Curramba, la Bella: Barranquilla. The Carnaval de Barranquilla will take place from February 10 to 13. Due to its variety and

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Big house decorated with lots of colorful lights for the Christmas Alumbrados show in Medellin Colombia
Medellín
Valeria Villalba Vides

2017 Christmast lights in Medellin: A show you can’t miss!

About the 2017 Christmas lights: When, where, what? This year marks 50 years of the Christmas history with the lighting of the city. EPM is the company responsible for the assembly of the lighting. Each year the lighting has a specific theme, this year will be: “The family”. The Christmas lights decoration are pride and

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