In August Medellin is dressed as a fair and the hotel The Charlee is the main host of tourists who come to enjoy the best Colombian music, the typical food of the region and the customs that have made Medellín one of the most attractive cities in Latin America for international tourists.
We are the host of the flower fair
The history of the flower fair dates to May 1, 1957. More than 60 years ago, the first steps of the fair that promote and highlight the Antioquia traditions were given.
The Silleteros parade is the most important fall exhibitions of the fair. It is a tour around some of the main routes of the city with peasants from the small villages Santa Elena and San Cristobal, who load in a saddle innovative and eye-catching designs elaborated with flowers cultivated in the region.
Likewise, the Flower Fair is known for events such as Fondas Arrieros y Mulas, which have stalls showing all the traditions of the main towns and municipalities of the Department of Antioquia. Other exhibitions are also known as orchids, birds and flowers where the enormous natural beauty of Antioquia Earth is exhibited.
And as in every recognized fair that is respected, concerts, music and dance are main protagonists of a week in which Medellin becomes the center of the World and the hotel the chate is the main host to accompany and provide comfort in the middle of the party.
The flower Fair will be held in Medellín between July 28th and August 7th, 2017 with the most varied artistic and cultural programming in the main stages of the city.