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Happy Three Kings Day!

By January 5, 2008

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January 6 marks the zenith of the Christmas season and one of the most festive days on the Puerto Rican calendar. It is a time of kings ... Three Kings to be specific ... the Three Kings who visited baby Jesus on this date, to be exact. El Día de los Tres Reyes Magos is a great day to be on the island. If you're in San Juan, make sure to:

  • Head to La Fortaleza in Old San Juan for a free gift for the kids.
  • Enjoy a parade of the Three Kings through the old city.
  • Exchange gifts (even if you've done it on Christmas).
  • Toast the Three Kings, the New Year, the Christmas Season, your family's good health, and anything else you can think of with a glass coquito, a coconutty twist on traditional egg nog.
  • Walk under the lights on Cristo Street in Old San Juan, enjoying the last official day of Christmas in Puerto Rico.

March 5, 2009 at 4:12 pm
(1) mago says:

Reyes Magos for the win!

I used to enjoy SO MUCH the 6th of January!

I’m from SouthAmerica.

Thanks for the little flashback moment!

December 14, 2009 at 1:18 pm
(2) Melinda Miller says:

wow i am doing a project on puerto rico and this gave me some infoe

December 14, 2009 at 9:58 pm
(3) gopuertorico says:

Hi Melinda. Glad I could help! Anything else you need for your project?


December 15, 2009 at 1:15 pm
(4) Melinda Miller says:

no thank you but the information was extreamly useful

<3 Melinda Miller

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