By the A.M. Costa Rica staff
With generally good weekend weather predicted for the Central Valley,
residents have another chance to enjoy the outdoors all day before the
rainy season begins in earnest.
But there also is a display of food products, and anyone in the
market for a forklift will want to visit the ExpoIndustrial.
The weekend begins tonight with a 5 p.m. performance of a musical
trio at the Teatro Nacional. This is a continuation of a free program
at 5 p.m. that spotlights local music groups.
Spanish speakers may want to attend "La Bruta Espera" by Julio
Chávez, a presentation of three short plays at the nearby Teatro
Vargas Calvo. Show time is at 8 p.m., and there is an admission.
The IV Feria del Gustico Costarricense opens today at the Antigua
Aduana on Calle 23 in east San José. Featured are the food
products of a number of mostly smaller firms. There are samples.
Products such as coffee, bakery goods, jams and jellies and ice cream
will be offered, said organizers.
The food fair runs through Sunday.
The Cámera de Industrias organized ExpoIndustrial 2015. The
event is at the Pedregal Event Center through Saturday. A lot of
local manufacturers have displays.
Also continuing today through Saturday is the
Fashion Week San José, which features incredibly thin
women showing off
clothing from Costa Rican manufacturers. This is a Credomatic
event, so there is an admission at the Hotel Intercontinental in
Watching the burger-challenged young women on the runway is sure to
make spectators hungry, so a quick dash to a local restaurant may be in
order. A.M. Costa Rica's restaurant directory is available with a link
to the right.
The Instituto Meteorológico Nacional said that unstable air
a lot of clouds to much of the country. Rain is expected in the central
and south Pacific as well as on the Caribbean coast and the northern
But the forecast for the Central Valley is cloudy with isolated
showers. Vacationers on the Nicoya peninsula also should see some rain
in the afternoon.