May 2016 Events

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May 2016 Events

May 2016 Events

As seen on Thank you discovering Puerto Rico for such a wonderful resource. And thank you to the original source, Que Pasa? Magazine.

The temperature is rising here in Puerto Rico as the summer months approach and May is packed full of activities. Highlights include Puerto Rico Beer Fest, Puerto Rico Chocolate Festival and Puerto Rico Comic Con 2016

May 13 – 14, Puerto Rico Beer Fest, Old San Juan

Bahia Urbana in Old San Juan will host the 2016 Puerto Rico Beer Festival on Friday & Saturday, May 13-14. The 2-day event will feature around 40 beer styles on Friday Evening and on Saturday expect to see around 80 beers including beers from Puerto Rico’s booming Craft Beer Scene.
Both days will also feature live music from Pirulo and the Tribe, Black Guayaba, Mass E ‘Gallo and other artists.
More Info: Facebook

May 14 – 15, Puerto Rico Chocolate Festival. Mayagüez

The Sports & Recreation Complex in Mayagüez will hold this year’s Puerto Rico Chocolate Festival. Featuring, chocolate, food, demo kitchens, music and more.

May 20 – 22, Puerto Rico Comic Con 2016, San Juan

The Puerto Rico Convention Center in San Juan is home again for this year’s 2016 Puerto Rico Comic-Con. This is the biggest Comic-Con in the Caribbean and features, local and international artists, exhibitors, games, conferences, cosplay and more.
More Info (and special guest announcements): Website

Other events in May

May 5 – 7, Orchid Festival, Dorado

The Dorado Agricultural Park will hold its annual orchid show

May 6 – 8: Pineapple Festival in Lajas

La Parguera in Lajas will host a pineapple festival, featuring food, music, artisans, and more.

May 8, Mother’s Day

Treat your mum to something special while you are here in Puerto Rico.

May 14-15, Xplora Fest, San Juan

The Courtyard by Marriott will host this year’s Xplora Festival featuring beach sports, music and more

May 26 to 30, Urban Fiesta Weekend 2016

Prepare for 4 Days of Complete Mayhem at the Urban Fiesta Weekend in San Juan. Events include:
Urban Fiesta Welcome Party, Style & Wag Fashion Show, Poets Lounge Hosted by Georgia Me, Shorts & Stilettos Night Party, Think Pink Beach Party and mor

May 29, Luquillo Beach Jazzfest

The town plaza in Luquillo will host its annual jazz festival

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.