PTB
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Visit us : facebook twitter  
 
flecha
flecha
flecha
flecha
flecha
flecha
flecha
   
Photo Gallery
 
 
 
Our Store
   
calendario
artesania
tiempo
hoteles
restaurantes
   

 
 
 
FESTIVALS
 
 
 
 
   

:: International Spring Festival

Trujillo
Final week of September

  International Spring Festival

The festival of spring is celebrated all over Peru, with especially colorful variants in the jungle. Trujillo, capital of the departament of La Libertad however, has forged a particular reputation for holding the festival of greatest splendor . This festival is intimately linked to the marinera norteña, which is always danced by a couple, waving a handkerchief in the air to keep time. The festival features various tournaments demonstrating the regional variations of this dance.

During the week-long festival, streets and homes fill with decorations, floats are paraded through the city, and troupes of schoolchildren dance through the streets, led by the beauty queen of the spring pageant. The beauty queen is, always flanked by drum majorettes who travel here from all over the world to show off their skills.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 











 
 
© Peru Tourism Bureau. All rights reserved
Powered by: CESAR P. RIOS
CESAR P. RIOS