The folks in Palmares want the country to know that the municipality has a lot of activities for Christmas, including a parade called “Una luz en Navidad” Dec. 6.
The Municipalidad de Palmares said that some 20 bands are expected. There also will be floats. The parade is a week before the one in San José.
One float will contain members of the Club de Leones de Palmares, the Comité Tutelar de la Niñez de Calle Vargas and the Equipo de Rugby. They will be collecting gifts for disadvantages children.
The municipality also is planning a big dance Dec. 31 with fireworks to welcome the new year.