CULTURAL TOURISM

San Sebastian Street Festival and its history

San Sebastian Street Festival and its history

Rafaela Balladares is no longer with us. The precursor of the traditional San Sebastian Street Festival died in September of 2011. Ricardo Alegría, who died in the month of July of 2011, is no longer present for this celebration either. Ricardo, the great advocate of Puerto Rican culture, was who would encourage Rafaela to revive the San Sebastian Street Festival. And so it all began...