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12 October 2020

The Carnival Vegana will not be happening this coming February 2021 in the city of La Vega. The carnival is the most renown in the country, with its outrageous costumes, street dancers and hard-as-rocks inflated pig bladders, used to beat the devil out of you.

Kevin Cruz, the mayor, and Luisa de la Mota, the provincial governor were the bearers of bad news. They said that “health was foremost in their minds” and the 2021 carnival is canceled.

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