27th August – Crab Soup Festival
Celebrating the emancipation of the slaves is the Corn Island is why they hold the famous Crab Soup festival every year on the 27th on this idyllic Caribbean paradise.With the perfect mix of culture, food and fun, the Crab Soup festival is one of the biggest events held on the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua. There is an early morning parade around the island, a horse race on the beach, a beauty pageant, dance presentations from communities around the coast and much more. Check out the greasy pole if you go. And you should go!