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Demonstration, arts festival to complicate vehicle traffic in San José on Thursday
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Demonstration, arts festival to complicate vehicle traffic in San José on Thursday

L. Arias - June 28, 2017

People needing to go to San José on Thursday should take a very careful look at their route. A public workers' demonstration will take over downtown streets…

What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival
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What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival

Amanda Zúñiga - August 4, 2016

See also: After 'FIAsco,' Culture Ministry regroups with National Arts Festival The International Arts Festival (FIA) and the National Arts Festival (FAN) have taken place in Costa…

After ‘FIAsco’ Culture Ministry regroups with National Arts Festival 
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After ‘FIAsco’ Culture Ministry regroups with National Arts Festival 

Zach Dyer - February 11, 2016

After a disastrous International Arts Festival (FIA) last year, Costa Rica's Culture Ministry announced Thursday it would regroup with another festival that will focus exclusively on national artists…

Juan Santamaría Day, a shrimp festival and other happenings in Costa Rica
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Juan Santamaría Day, a shrimp festival and other happenings in Costa Rica

Robert Isenberg - April 11, 2014

Juan Santamaría Day One hundred fifty-eight years ago, a young Costa Rican soldier named Juan Santamaría volunteered to singlehandedly attack a compound of slave-holding mercenaries. According to…

Tico costume designer presents a ‘galactic parade’ to kick off arts festival
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Tico costume designer presents a ‘galactic parade’ to kick off arts festival

Lindsay Fendt - April 5, 2014

The Intergalactic royalty of the future will like ribbons, neon-colored wigs and lots of glitter; at least that is what Tico costume designer Dino Real seems to…

8 trippy photos that will make you want to visit FIA’s luminarium
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8 trippy photos that will make you want to visit FIA’s luminarium

Lindsay Fendt - April 4, 2014

Don't stop at the tents full of art; don't get distracted by the costumed dancers on the sidewalks; don't go jam out at the concert stage. When…

International Arts Festival taking over San José for next 2 weeks
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Arts and Culture
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International Arts Festival taking over San José for next 2 weeks

Robert Isenberg - April 3, 2014

The International Arts Festival (FIA) is one of the biggest events of the year in San José. And it's not simply one event – the 26-year-old festival…

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