N°06740
Element Festival of Saint Francis of Assisi, Quibdó (Colombia)
Inscribed in 2012 (7.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title EN: District's boat on October 3rd, day of the St. Francis procession on the Atrato River ('Balsadas'). Chirimía music and carnival groups gather on each of the 12 district's boat, to 'dance' around the main boat where the Saint's altar stands