Boquete Flower and Coffee Festival
One of the most well-known festivals is the Feria de la Flores y del Café – or Flowers and Coffee Fair in English – which takes place at the local fairgrounds in the middle of January. It is one of the biggest celebrations of flowers in the world and attracts thousands of people every year who are looking to experience the beauty of this Panama event. Exquisite flower displays and lush landscape designs fill the Boquete Flower and Coffee Fair throughout the ten days it runs. Local residents also decorate their homes and gardens to add to the colorful atmosphere of the festivities. Coffee also plays a significant role in the festivities. There are plenty of organized tastings of local java and the coffee can be bought by the cup or by the bag. Other popular attractions of the Boquete Flower and Coffee Fair include live music, food stands, and amusement rides.