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Fiestas de Inocentes, Atuntaqui, Ecuador

December 31

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

The Fiesta de Inocentes is a celebration lasting days in Atuntaqui, Ecuador, generally from about the December 28th until January 5th. However, one of the largest processions of about 800 people, El Desfile de Comparsas, is held every New Year’s Eve, December 31st. Participants range from “widows” (men in drag) mourning the passing of the old year to traditional musicians and dancers, school groups to local clubs.

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