Events and Festivals in Cartagena

  • Semana Santa: Eater is a huge deal in Cartagena. A ten days long event, processions are taken out on the streets on the city. A must witness Cartagena festival, this one takes place from Dolores Friday (before Palm Sunday) to Easter Sunday.
  • Cartagena Carnival: A week-long celebration, the Cartagena Carnival usually takes place in the month of February. Parades, dancing, music, costume contests and stand up comedy acts form an integral part of the carnival festivities.
  • Fiestas de Carthagineses y Romanos: Taking place in September, this one relives the history of Cartagena through reenactment of the Second Punic War. This is followed by joyous festivities and a grand parade. 

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