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Festival de Diablos y Congos The most intriguing local party is this festival of rebellion and ridicule that mocks the colonial Spaniards. Participants assume the role of escaped slaves and take ‘captives.’ It's held two weeks after Carnaval, marking the start of Lent.

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Festival de Diablos y Congos The most intriguing local party is this festival of rebellion and ridicule that mocks the colonial Spaniards. Participants assume the role of escaped slaves and take ‘captives.’ It's held two weeks after Carnaval, marking the start of Lent.