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      The Boquete Feria de Las Flores y del Café   01/12/2017

      The Boquete Feria de Las Flores y del Café begins Thursday, January 12th and runs until Sunday, January 22nd. For those who have not yet seen -- and experienced -- this magnificent fair, you are in for a treat, and some inconveniences. Most importantly, you must see all of the flowers and the tiendas at and around the Fair Grounds here in Boquete.  During these eleven days you also need to be extremely careful, especially while driving and in planning your activities. In recent years there have been well in excess of 100,000 visitors to Boquete. Last year that number was closer to 200,000, and some predictions for 2017's Fair are closer to 300,000 people coming to our area to see the Fair. Traffic congestion will be the norm. Getting seats in restaurants will be difficult at times. Parking spaces will essentially be nonexistent. Buying groceries may be difficult and time consuming. Busses will be parked on the side streets, making driving difficult. There will be lots (as in LOTS) of people walking, standing around the bridge and the Feria and the many tiendas (small shops and stands [kiosks]) while taking pictures, talking, viewing the scenery, etc. Please be extremely attentive while driving, and drive slowly. Some streets will be blocked and require passes to use them. Other streets will simply be blocked based on congestion. Please be careful of your personal items, such as purses and wallets. Having so many people in one area creates a prime target for pickpockets and other maliantes to do their thing. To repeat, most importantly, you must see all of the flowers and the tiendas at and around the Fair Grounds here in Boquete.  Three closing thoughts. First: enjoy. Second: be safe. Third: you might wish to post your pictures, comments, reviews, etc., here on CL (start a topic or reply to an existing topic in http://www.chiriqui.life/forum/118-boquete-feria-de-las-flores-y-del-café/).   To provide general feedback or ask for help regarding Chiriqui.Life, please leave a posting in Problems, Feedback and Suggestions or email support@chiriqui.life or private message to @Admin_01.
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MarieElaine

Large "Vente de Patio" January 29th

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GIANT YARD SALE
Sunday January 29th
AT: CASA ESPERANZA

(left at Multi Bank, 2 stop signs, on the right)
9:00 am to 2:00 pm

 

Household items, clothing, luggage, 
Golf clubs, printers etc.

Low Prices!

 

Barbequed Hot Dog, Potato Chips and Soft Drink - $2.50

 

Gift Basket Raffle Tickets $1 each
or 6 for $5

Still collecting your "stuff" at the Tuesday Market or at the School

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Marie

I have a few more things to donate. Can I bring them next Tuesday to the ARF tent at the Tuesday market?

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Don't forget to drop off your "stuff" at the Tuesday Market.  We are getting close to the sale date of January 29th and the more we have to sell, the more we can help the finca children.  Thank you

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