Category Archives: Events

Puerto Rico events month by month – from festivals to musical events, Captain Tim highlights the best events by month

Festivals and Event Calendar for June 2017

Here are some of the great events and festivals in Puerto Rico for the end of June going into July of 2017…  Noche de San Juan and the Hammock and Aibonito Flower Festival are not to be missed! June 23 @midnight June 23-24 Noche de San Juan Well, first of all! Any beach will do […]

Visit the Luquillo Farmer’s Market in Luquillo

Visit the Luquillo Farmer’s Market in Luquillo if you get a chance to – whether visiting from the US or a local.  It is held every 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month at the Luquillo Arts & Cultural Center and has been going on since January 2016.  Caribbean Trading Company has been very excited […]

December 2015 Puerto Rico Holiday Events

The holidays in Puerto Rico are a busy time and there is plenty to do! Spend some time enjoying the holidays at one of them any festivals and holiday events in Puerto Rico. The awesome folks over at Puerto Rico Day Trips put this list together…. Winter Park Maze Attraction Dec. 1-5 Visit this maze […]

Artisan Fairs of Puerto Rico

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Artisan fairs and festivals are a staple of Puerto Rican life and culture. All municipalities host festivals honoring their patron saints and there are themed fairs based on local fruits, vegetables,or crafts There are festivals to celebrate holidays, musical instruments – pretty much there is a festival for everything. If oyu are planning a visit […]

Recipes to Celebrate Saborea Food Festival – April 2015

This spring, the exquisite tastes of Puerto Rico’s top restaurants and chefs are coming together for the annual Saborea Food Festival in April, the island’s premier culinary event. In honor of the fun-filled weekend, Executive Chef Maria Germania Diaz from The Condado Plaza Hilton, located only two miles from the festival’s headquarters, offers up two […]

Bellas Artes Schedule of Events

If you are interested in attending a performance at Bellas Artes in San Juan, Puerto Rico, here is the 2014-2015 schedule of events.  Located in the Santurce area, Bellas Artes is within walking distance of the Museum of Art as well as some really great restaurants; so make a day of it and experience some […]

September 19th is International Talk Like a Pirate Day!

September 19th is International Talk Like a Pirate Day – one of our favorite random holidays of the year. We didn’t invent it, but we sure love any excuse to throw in an Arrr! In random conversation or demand some Grog from our local Barman. Last year we celebrated by sharing some of our favorite pirate […]

Top 10 Things to Do in Puerto Rico in February 2014

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February is a great month to visit Puerto Rico!  Some of the biggest and best festivals and events are happening in February in Puerto Rico, and are not to be missed.  Here are the top 10 things to do in Puerto Rico in February: February 1-2: 12th International Regatta. Annual regatta at Club Nautico in […]

Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Puerto Rico

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Right in the middle of Puerto Rico’s long holiday season, the celebration of the Ano Viejo (Old Year) and ringing in a Feliz Ano Nuevo (Happy New Year) is one that is taken very seriously.  We here at Caribbean Trading Company want to thank you all for sharing the last year with us and wish […]

January Events in Puerto Rico 2014

January is fast approaching and we are still going to be in holiday-mode.  There are so many Puerto Rico events to enjoy.   The holidays last through the 3rd week of January.  In addition to the Puerto Rico events listed below, keep your eyes out for Parrandas (caroling caravans) and such holiday treats such as Turron […]