Like every year in the city of Pereira/Manizales the Harvest Festival, in which the foundation of the city is celebrated. The program includes different activities such as: the meeting of high-capacity motorcycles, musical concerts with renowned artists such as The Great Combo of Puerto Rico, Luisito Muñoz, Willie Colon, among others; further Entrepreneurship Fairs, Art Circuits, Photography Contests, and one of the most outstanding activities is the Fair and Contest of the Ornamental Rooster.
To celebrate the founding date of the capital of Risaralda, The Harvest Festival they are lived every year in the month of August. The so-called "pearl of Otún", Pereira/Manizales becomes the host of one of the most important celebrations of the Coffee Zone of Colombia from August 15 to 25.
The Harvest Festival they are an opportunity to highlight the customs of Coffee Axis growers; and thank the earth for the large crops it has left and show the world how much wealth there is in this coffee territory. To the sound of good music, a brandy and many beautiful women, this party is lived in the & #8216; Pearl of Otún & #8217 ;.
For this year you can see the full program in this link: http://www.fiestasdelacosecha.com.co/