Chirripo National Park Celebration and Race

Carrera Chirripo

August 24/25 will see the annual celebration of the founding of Parque Nacional Chirripó and a weekend full of fun events. The event is organized between MINAE – Oficina de Parques San Gerardo de Rivas, the Guides and Porters Association – Los Arrieros, and the Asociacion de Dessarollo de San Gerardo de Rivas (village council) Make sure you come by to enjoy:

Saturday August 24

  • Football tournament
  • Delicious food available all day in the Salon
  • Dance in the evening

Sunday August 25

  • Marathon covering Los Angeles, the National Park limits and Cloudbridge Reserve.
  • Bingo – 4 pm in the salon
  • Expo of local handcrafts
  • Children’s events related to the Park

Proyecto San Gerardo at Café Bambú will also be featuring:

Saturday August 24

  • 10 am – Cachivache (second hand sale)
  • The Café will open with our new super cook Angie Chavez

Sunday August 25

  • 8:30 am – our regular Feria La Union (Farmer’s Market – get all your fresh food in one place and grown locally)
  • Super breakfasts and morning pastries in Café Bambú.

See you there!

For more information (in Spanish) about Parque Nacional Chirripo and the Anniversary event see Parque Nacional Chirripo

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