• Costa Rica Coffee Guide

Costa Rican band performs at Rose Parade

January 1, 2019

The Banda Municipal de Acosta celebrated New Year’s far from home this year – for an exciting reason.

The local band was selected to perform at the 130th edition of the Rose Parade, a New Year’s Day tradition in Pasadena, California.

Tune in now to enjoy Acosta’s moment in the California sun. Check out the local station Canal Altavisión, Canal 7 or the band’s Facebook page for more.

The band performed on Dec. 29 at the Band Fest at Pasadena City College. Courtesy of the Banda Municipal de Acosta via Facebook

Online reactions to the performance were positive.

 


The TT 5% Club is a group of Tico Times readers who donate at least $2 a month to keep our newsroom operational. That’s how we’re able to bring you stories like these. Click here to become a member of The Tico Times 5% Club today.

You may be interested

Government to discuss pandemic response with private sector
Costa Rica
4 views
Costa Rica
4 views

Government to discuss pandemic response with private sector

The Tico Times - May 8, 2021

Government officials will discuss Costa Rica's pandemic response with representatives of other sectors, in context of new records in hospitalizations…

Costa Rica ends work week with new high in Covid hospitalizations
Costa Rica
44 views
Costa Rica
44 views

Costa Rica ends work week with new high in Covid hospitalizations

The Tico Times - May 8, 2021

There are 1,175 people in Costa Rica hospitalized with Covid-19, a new record, the Health Ministry said in its Friday…

Authorities search for hiker missing in Chirripó NP
Costa Rica
10 views
Costa Rica
10 views

Authorities search for hiker missing in Chirripó NP

Alejandro Zúñiga - May 7, 2021

Update: Authorities located the hiker’s body on Saturday morning. Read more via La Nación. **** Costa Rican authorities are searching for…