Festivals & Holidays

Carnaval in Sucre: Compadres

This post is part of our series: Carnaval in Sucre. The lead-up to Carnaval in Sucre sees the celebration of a uniquely...

Sucre’s Carnaval Dates 2016

This post is part of our series: Carnaval in Sucre. With Carnaval almost upon us, here are the main dates to watch out for....

The Complete Guide To Carnaval in Sucre

It’s Carnaval time in Sucre! Here’s what to expect in one of the most diverse and interesting Carnavals...

Sucre’s Carnaval of Yesteryear

To avoid clashing with the popular Oruro Carnaval, Some of Sucre’s own Carnaval celebrations have been moved forward...

Día de los Reyes (Kings’ Day) in Sucre

January 6th sees the celebration of Día de los Reyes (Kings’ Day) in Sucre. Kings’ day, also known as Epiphany, ...

New Year’s Eve in Sucre

New Years’ Eve is celebrated with gusto in Sucre. Hundreds of party-goers fill Plaza 25 de Mayo where they dance to a live ...

Chuntunqui Christmas Dance

Chuntunqui (or Chuntuqui) is a style of Christmas song and dance which originated in chuquisaqueña. Each year Chuntunquis...

Christmas in Sucre Bolivia

Christmas in Sucre, Bolivia, combines the best of traditional religious celebrations and Western festivities to produce a...
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