Carrubian (Caribbean ) Festival in Aruba 2018 | Aruba, Dates , Venues & Tickets
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Carrubian (Caribbean ) Festival in Aruba 2018

Where:   San Nicolas, Aruba
When:    Every Thursday evening , all the year round
Details are subject to change by the organizers, for final event location & dates, check "Event related information" section below.
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Most of the tourists who reach Aruba, do not have the opportunity to visit the island on the annual carnival’s days and experience the beauty of its events. For those, Aruba holds every Thursday evening, all year long, an amazing carnival event that demonstrates the carnival’s atmosphere.
The festival is held in San Nicolas, 33 km south east to Oranjestad the capital of Aruba. San Nicolas is also named Aruba’s “Sunrise City”.
Festival Highlights
  • Live music
  • Various dance shows
  • Stilt walkers
  • Sale of arts and handmade crafts
  • Tastes of traditional homemade cuisine and delicatessen that are typical to the Caribbean region
  • A colorful parade of the carnival costumes
This is an event for the whole family where guests can enjoy sitting at tables to watch the events and parades while tasting the local cuisine.
More information, how to get, etc, is present in the festival's link website below, under "Event Related Information" section.

Attractive and lowest prices, suited for all budgets.
Confirmation of your reservation will be mailed to you promptly as part of the easy and simple reservation process.

Carrubian Festival in Aruba
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Please note that the details of the event are subject to change. We strongly recommended that you check with the organizers before making any travel arrangements.
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Event related information
Aruba Tourism Authority
Tel: (297) 582-3777
Fax: (297) 583-7403

San Nicolas travel information
Dialing code: 297
Longitude: -69.916667°
Latitude: 12.433333°
Aruba information address: ARUBA TOURISM AUTHORITY L.G. Smith Blvd. 172 Eagle, Aruba Dutch Caribbean Phone: International code +(297) 582-3777 Fax: International code +(297) 583-4702
Tourist website:

Aruba country details
Location: Caribbean, island in the Caribbean Sea, north of Venezuela.
Capital: Oranjestad
Currency: Aruban guilder/florin (AWG)
Voltage and Frequency: 127V 60Hz (Lago Colony 115V)
Dialing country code: +297
Language: Dutch (official), Papiamento (a Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, English dialect), English (widely spoken), Spanish.

Aruba background and overview:
Discovered and claimed for Spain in 1499, Aruba was acquired by the Dutch in 1636. The island's economy has been dominated by three main industries. A 19th century gold rush was followed by prosperity brought on by the opening in 1924 of an oil refinery. The last decades of the 20th century saw a boom in the tourism industry. Aruba seceded from the Netherlands Antilles in 1986 and became a separate, autonomous member of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Movement toward full independence was halted at Aruba's request in 1990.

[Courtesy of The World Factbook]