On Decemeber 24th, it's Christmas Eve, also known as Nonchebuena. Family and friends get together to eat.
December 25th is Christmas. Stores are closed and friends and family spend time with one another.
December 28th is the Day of the Holy Innocents and commemorates the day that King Heron ordered the slaying of children in Bethlehem. Masses are held.
It's New Year's Eve and legend says that eating 12 grapes during the chimes announcing the New Year will have good luck.
January 6 is Three King's Day,or Dia de Reyes. Children will leave cut crass or hay beneath the Christmas tree as a gift to camels. Gifts are left for the children and throughout the day the Governor's Mansion is open to the public.