Festival Turístico Roatan
Island Organizes First Tourism Friendship Festival

July 27th, 2012
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[private] Festival Turistico 1Coxen Hole’s Main Street July 14 was closed for a 12-hour street party dubbed the Festival Turístico de la Amistad (Tourism Friendship Festival) Roatan 2012.

The event, the first of its kind, was sponsored by the Bay Islands Chamber of Commerce, local resorts and businesses, local and national media and Salva Vida beer.

A local dance team performs in the street in front of City Hall, Coxen Hole.

A local dance team performs in the street in front of City Hall, Coxen Hole.

Musical and dance groups from the islands and from Mainland Honduras paraded through the city center during the afternoon and performed on stage well into the night. Booths provided information and cuisine from different organizations and departments of Honduras, and participants in that day’s Harley Davidson rally made an appearance and ride-through.

 A La Tusa dance troupe lines up for the parade down Main Street.

A La Tusa dance troupe lines up for the parade down Main Street.

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