Events and Festivals in La Fortuna
January: New Year's Day - January 1st, this day sees locals celebrate the arrival of the new year with family gatherings and festivities.
April: Holy Week - There are services held to commemorate Jesus' death and resurrection over the Easter period. Visitors can expect businesses to be closed from Easter Thursday to Easter Sunday, but can witness the mass as spectators.
May: Labour Day (Dia de los Trabajadores) - May 1st, this is a national public holiday celebrated in Fortuna, and it sees locals relax and unwind.
July: Guanacaste Day - July 25th, commemorating the annexation of the Costa Rican province of Guanacaste in 1824 from Nicaragua, this day sees locals celebrate this victory.
September: Independence Day - September 15th, cebelrations are held all across the country on this important day which remembers Costa Rica's independence from Spain in 1821.
December: Christmas Day - the Christian population gather together to celebrate this occasion with feasts, carol-singing, present-giving, and the decorating of trees.
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Save 4%Class III and IV White Water Rafting Adventure on the Upper Balsa River2 Reviews
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Save 13%Relaxing Mineral Hot Springs Full Day Pass with Optional Lunch or Dinner8 Reviews
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Save 4%Best of La Fortuna Combo Tour4 Reviews
Duration: 4 Hrs
Especially for those who visit La fortuna with limited time, or for those who want to do it all, this combo tourallows you to...
Save 4%2-in-1 Arenal Volcano Combo Tour: River Safari Float and La Fortuna Waterfall2 Reviews
Duration: 7 Hrs
The day starts around 7:30am when you are picked up at the hotel and head towards one of the most important reserves in the a...