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Fiesta del Maiz

September 8, 2018 - September 12, 2018

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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day second of September, repeating indefinitely

Outdoor Farmer's Market, La Floresta, Quito, Ecuador

Fiesta del Maiz, Sangolqui, Pichincha Province

This huge festival is a little like the county fairs found around the United States. Farmers from the surrounding region converge in the town of Sangolqui, just outside Quito, bringing local products like cheeses and yogurt as well as their best horses, chickens, and cows. The highlight of the week is the traditional Corn Parade which includes folk dancers, musicians, and beautifully decorated floats.

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Start:
September 8, 2018
End:
September 12, 2018
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