Have you ever heard of carnival in Guaranda? Every year Guaranda celebrates carnival with masks, guitars, dancing, poetry, costumes, streamers, water, and more… It is the most important festivity in the province! Despite
Past midday on January 1st through 6th, thousands of devils with colorful, elaborate masks jump around shouting and groaning all the way from the surroundings of Píllaro to the city’s central park,
New Years celebrations are festive days in our country! People from every age and background participate in a celebration known as “The Party of the Innocents” since the 19th century.
Texto: Gobierno Autónomo Municipal de Riobamba. Los Pases del Niño forman parte de la memoria colectiva de Riobamba y al ser una tradición expresada durante décadas de generación en generación, se
Text: The Municipal GAD of Riobamba. The commemoration of “El Pase del Niño” or “The Passing of the Child” in Riobamba is part of its collective memory. This tradition, expressed during decades and passed on from generation to generation has become unique and irreplaceable. With the declaration of El Pase del Niño has Intangible Cultural Heritage of the canton, we are the
Sebastián de Benalcázar fundó la ciudad de Quito el 6 de diciembre de 1534, hace 484 años. Al principio de diciembre, todos los años, los quiteños y las quiteñas festejan las emocionantes fiestas de Quito.
Text: The Municipal GAD of Riobamba. Day of the dead is a celebration of the Catholic faith that takes place on November 2nd, to pray for, and commemorate, those who
Corpus Christi is undoubtedly one of the most important and ancient religious events celebrated in the city of Cuenca! Every year, precisely after the festivity of the Holy Trinity or
With the new year approaching, prepare yourself to live it the Ecuadorian way. The following are traditions that are celebrated to close the year and welcome the next one.