Guatemalan Culture

Sit tight, there's lots of it!

Info about the festivals:
Lots of festivals in Guatemala involve vibrant dancing, parades through the city, delicious foods, a fiesta or two,and, sadly adults that have drinking parties while the kids sleep after a long night of fun.

This is a flag used during day of the dead or dia de los muertos.

Dia de los Muertos[ day of the dead]:Dia de los muertos is a holiday made to wish the spirits good luck in heaven or hell. It is also done to mourn and grieve citizens taken by death. Guatemalan people eat, send fireworks up in the sky, dance around graves, and lay flowers in the headstones. After Dia de los Muertos is over, lots of teardrops stain the graves of Guatemala. It is a sad and fun holiday.