Category Archives: Holidays, Fiesta

Kaqchikel Maya Dancers at Parque Central in Antigua Guatemala

This event took place in August, 2014. It is a traditional dance of the #Kaqchikel Maya who live in the area surrounding Antigua, Guatemala and other parts of this Central American land. See more about things to do here by … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day at the Ocelot Bar

In Antigua, the Ocelot Bar will have a special St Patrick’s Day Cocktail & Shooter party starting at 6 PM.

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Where to Wear the Green on St. Patrick’s Day in La Antigua

Reilly’s Irish Tavern, now with two locations, is the obvious place to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in La Antigua on March 17, 2014. Other notable party places are Bar Ocelot, Lava Bar and Cafe No Se.

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Semana Santa 2014 in Guatemala

This year Semana Santa falls between April 13-19. Major parades and events are in La Antigua, Santiago Lake Atitlan, and Guatemala City. But colorful celebrations take place all over the country, with ceremonies and fiestas in towns like San Pedro … Continue reading

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Best Bars for New Year´s Eve 2013

These bars are your best bet for New Year’s Eve parties in La Antigua this month: Cafe No Se, Lava Bar, Ocelot Bar and Reilly’s (both locations). More La Antigua Bars Action

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The Day of the Dead and Halloween in Antigua

Day of the Dead in Antigua November 1 is the day of a fiesta and ceremonies at least 7,000 years old, the Day of the Dead. It is celebrated throughout Mexico, Guatemala and most of Central America. Kite Festival in … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Guatemala!

Today is Independence Day in Guatemala, celebrating 191 years of being the most laid-back country in Central America. Even if you are not here, join in the festivities with a rum and coke!

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