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Area (sq km): 1,972,690
Population: 106,202,903
Nationality: Mexican
Local Name: Mexico
Language: Spanish
Time Zone: -6 to -8 GMT
Currency: 1 peso =
100 centavos
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Capital: Mexico City
Dialling Code: +52
Electricity: 110V/50Hz
Internet Code: .mx
Religion: Roman Catholic
Climate: Tropical,
Mountain,
Desert
Government: Federal Republic
Inoculations: None
Driving: Right
Int'l License: Required
Banking: M-F 9.00-16.00
Major Airports: Acapulco(ACA),
Cancun(CUN),
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Festival of San Jose from Baja vacation rental

The Festival of San Jose is not only a tribute to the town’s patron saint, but it is also a full scale festival! The centre of San Jose del Cabo transforms into an event epicentre featuring stalls of scrumptious food, stages for live music and exciting amusement games and rides. Book a Baja vacation rental with VillasPeople.com for Baja accommodation that's in the heart of the action.

Plaza Mijares
Plaza Mijares

Festival of San Jose

The Festival of San Jose is held every March in the quaint town of San Jose del Cabo in honour of the city’s patron saint, St. Joseph (San Jose). San Jose del Cabo is located 18 miles north east of Cabo San Lucas and together with the tourist corridor which lies between them make up the area known as Los Cabos, home to your perfect Baja vacation rental.

The festivities of San Jose last 10 to 11 fun-filled days and culminate spectacularly on 19 March each year. The town’s celebration begins nightly during the weekdays and becomes an all day and all night event on the weekend leading up to 19 March.

The main street of downtown San Jose del Cabo, Blvd Mijares, is cordoned off for the gala festival. The newly built road behind town and parallel to Blvd Mijares is lined with delicious local food stuffs and handicraft vendors, carnival games, funhouses, and amusement rides. The newly designed Plaza Mijares is the site of nightly entertainment and music, the official ceremonies, and the choosing of the Spring Queen who will reign for one year.

The Festival of San Jose is a great opportunity to taste the divine local foods prepared fresh by the food vendors or to purchase that extra special souvenir of your excellent Baja vacation rental holiday.

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