More

    Nicoya’s Annexation Celebration This Week Includes Over 1,000 Horseback Riders

    Must Read

    TCRN STAFFhttps://www.TheCostaRicaNews.com
    Creating a Conscious alternative news network that we feel the world needs. Pura Vida!

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) –This Friday, a total of 1,200 horseback riders will travel the main streets of the city of Nicoya during the Annexation Tope.

    The agenda of the Annexation Cultural Festival 2014 starts today Tuesday at 5:30 pm, featuring a special lighting system is displayed along the most important roadways of Nicoya, a parade with bands and presentations of regional folk dance groups in the square of the Reccared Briceño Park in the center of Nicoya.

    TIP: Get our latest content by joining our newsletter. Don't miss out on news that matter in Costa Rica. Click here.

    The event is organized by the Horse Association of Nicoya (ASOCANI) to present an award to the rider who has the best traditionally Guanacaste-fashioned equine.

    Nicoya Mayor Marco Antonio Jiménez, said the organization allows riders from across the country to keep alive one of the most important traditions in the province of Guanacaste.

    “We all know the tradition of the horse is deeply rooted in the history of Nicoya, captured by the composer Don Mario Chacon in his piece ‘Caballito Nicoyan’ that is the pride of our county,” Jimenez said.

    July 25 marks 190 years of Annexation for Nicoya.

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN)

    San Jose, Costa Rica

    LIKE THIS ARTICLE? Sign up to our newsletter and we will send you updates of our latest content as soon as they are available. Click here.

    - Advertisement -
    - Advertisement -

    Latest News

    Going Platinum Blonde: Vital Points to Consider Before The Commitment

    who hasn’t dreamed about going platinum blonde at least once in a lifetime? Is it actually that dangerous? Learn the things they don’t want you to know!
    - Advertisement -

    More Articles Like This

    - Advertisement -
    Language »

    Get TCRN In Your Inbox & Never Miss Any News That Matter In Costa Rica!