At the beginning of August of each year Medellín, Colombia, dresses of colors for the Fair of the Flowers. This celebration was born in 1957 and features events such as the Festival of Orchestras. Central part is the parade of silleteros, in which peasants who produce flower arrangements participate and charge behind their backs in silletas. In each, which can up to 70 K, are used from 25 to 70 varieties of flowers.
(From July 29 to August 10)