April 2016 Events

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April 2016 Events

If you visit Puerto Rico in April 2016, here is a list of events happening throughout the island. Come and share with us and experience puertorican culture at its fullest.

April 2016 Events

There is always something exciting happening here in Puerto Rico and April is no exception.. Highlights include: Festival de la China, Saborea Puerto Rico and the Rincon International Film Festival.

Apr 1-3, Festival de la China, Las Maria

The town of Las Marias will host its annual Festival de la China (Orange Festival) in the town plaza from April 1 – 3. The 3 day event will include artisans, music, food kiosks and Oranges in many different food forms.
More Info: 787-827-2485

Apr 7-10, Saborea Puerto Rico

Escambron Beach will once again host the main 2 days of Saborea Puerto Rico Food Festival on Sat / Sun April 9 & 10. The 4 day food festival is the largest in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean and will kick off with a Bubbles & Bites Evening on Thursday April 7, followed by an exclusive Tasting Evening on Friday April 8.
More Info: Saborea Puerto Rico

Apr 11-17, Rincon International Film Festival

The Rincon Film Festival returns for its 9th year, showing casing a cariety of international films and genres at various locations in Rincon. This is a popular event for movie producers both here in Puerto Rico and Internationally.
More Info: Website

More events in April

Apr 7-13, European Film Festival, San Juan

The Fine Arts Cinema in Miramar, San Juan will host a week long European Film Festival.

Apr 8-10, Rincon Beach Boy Stand Up Race 2016

Standup Paddle Board event hosted by Hotel Villa Confesi & Parador Villa Antonio in Rincon
More Info: 787-823-2450

Apr 9, 11mo Festival del Tinglar, Luquillo

Plaza Pública in Luquillo will host its annual Festival del Tinglar (Turtle Festival) featuring artisans, music, local food and more
More Info: 787-407-7189

Apr 17, Rio Camuy Rafting Festival

The annual Rio Camuy Rafting Festival will take place at Los Veteranos Ave. Rio Camuy, featuring raft races, family activities and more
More Info: 787-898-1556

Apr 16-17, Festival de la Ballena, Rincon

The annual Festival de la Ballena (Whale Festival) will take place at Parque Recreativo El Faro in Rincon
More Info: 787-823-2180 Ext. 1008)

Apr 16-17, Feria Artesanal & Agricola de Montana

More Info: 787-867-5000Apr 16-17, Festival de Tomate, Jayuya
Annual town festival at the Complejo Deportivo Filiberto García in Jayuya featuring tomatoes in various food forms, artisans, live music and more

Apr 22-24, Festival Gastronómico Porta del Sol 2016

Parque del Litoral in Mayagüez will host this popular food festival featuring top chefs and restaurants from the west coast and more.
More Info: Facebook

Apr 29-30, Guaynabo Artisan Fair

Tablado del Rio in Guaynabo will be home to around 300+ artisans showcasing their work over the 2 day event.

For more news on events happening in April and the rest of the year; check out our ‘What’s On Calendar’,Twitter Page and Facebook Page

Note: All events are subject to change, so contact the event organizers for up to date information. Discovering Puerto Rico is not responsible for any schedule changes

Resource: Que Pasa Magazine, local media, PR Tourism Co.

Original Source: http://www.discoveringpuertorico.com/april-events/