Holidays in Costa Rica
This is a list of Public Holidays in Costa Rica
|January 1st||New Year’s Day|
|April 11th||Juan Santamaría Day|
|May 1st||Workers or Labor Day|
|July 25th||Guanacaste Day|
|August 2nd||Virgin of Los Angeles Day|
|August 15th||Mother´s Day|
|September 15th||Independence Day|
|October 12th||National Cultures Day|
|December 25th||Christmas Day|
Holidays and Festivals
You can enjoy dancing, concerts and bullfighting.
Santa Cruz Fiestas
You can enjoy typical music, bullfighting and Folkloric dancing
A lively, seven-day celebration with food, music and beer in Puntarenas
It is celebrated with music, rides and concerts throughout Liberia
Listening Exercises: Holidays in Costa Rica
Hello, My name is Gaby. How are you? I want to tell you something about __________________ in my country. we have many days to __________________ different things. We celebrate, new year´s eve, valentine’s day, easter, father’s day, independence day and many more. My favorite holiday is ______________.
For christmas, we gather together with family, we have a special ______________ , with pork, tamales and eggnog. We also pray and exchange __________________.
My birthday is on december too. That’s why I love Christmas. My second favorite holiday is valentine’s day. People like to give chocolates and ______________, I love chocolates.
I also enjoy mother’s day, and that’s because I am a mom; so my family treats me very good and make me ___________ special. Let me think, well I also enjoy independence day. In Costa Rica, we celebrate with __________________, marching bands and majorettes; it is a big celebration around the country.
People go down town to watch the parades and celebrate with the __________________ and people. Thanks for listening.
Information about Holidays in Englishpost.org
- Online Exercises: Holidays and Celebrations Quiz
- Christmas Vocabulary: 50 Words that You Should know for the Holidays.
- Holidays and Celebrations