The harvest festivals, which are held during August, means the birthday celebration of the great city of Pereira. These festivals are held all around the city, beginning with a horse back ride that takes place along the main streets. There are fairs and party at the neighborhoods outside the downtown and the main squares, all this with the intention of making the whole city a big celebration.
Live the party:
Besides the traditional events like the Plazoleta Rumbera in the Civic Plaza, the parade of classic and vintage cars, the Fondas (Pubs), the beauty queen, the National Orchid Exposition and Equine Expo, there are also international guests and cultural events such as films.
Tips for visitors
– Being in the Triangle Café, be sure to visit their coffee farms and taste the best coffee in the world accompanied by an arepa
– In Pereira there are many malls, so you can go to the movies, shopping and restaurants
– Recommended visit the Matecaña Zoo
– Sites like Circunvalar Avenue located in the connection area and the neighboring municipality of Dosquebradas, La Badea, are the seats of an incredible offer clubs where you can go dancing all genres of our own country, tropical music , salsa, merengue, vallenato, Anglo crossover.