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Thursday, April 23, 2015

Climate Fair and Oxcart Parade

This coming weekend (April 24, 25 and 26) is the annual Atenas Climate Fair and oxcart parade. This is the schedule:

There will be lots going on in the central park - music, dancing, food. Everyone loves the oxcart parade - the painted wooden carts are beautiful and the oxen are amazing. Bring your camera. The parade is on Sunday starting around 11:00 am.

Here's a picture I took at a previous year's parade:

This year I donated one of my smaller oxen paintings to the boyeros (oxcart drivers) for their raffle. I hope they make lots of colones. Here is the painting:



gustav magnus said...

Nice work Dianna ! Hope to join you guys for the parade next year, It snowed yesterday, listing the house May 1st.

Diana Miskell said...

Snow? Say it ain't so! Hope your house sells fast and we see you here next year.