Fairs and Festivities in Boyacá
Kite Festival in Villa de Leyva / Photo by Flickr user sicoactiva.
Boyacá has as many festivities as it has municipalities and districts. Here is a short list of the most outstanding fairs and festivities:
- January: Summer Festival in Moniquirá, Duitama Carnivals.
- Agosto: Festival de Cometas de Villa de Leyva.
- September: National Band Contest in Paipa, Culture Festival in Tunja.
- December: Festival of the Lights in Villa de Leyva, Aguinaldo Boyacense (Xmas celebrations) in Tunja, Fairs and Feasts of Sweets and Bocadillos (guava paste confections) in Moniquirá.
If you would like to become acquainted with all of Boyaca’s fairs and feast click here for a complete list provided by the departmental government.