The best time to visit Sincelejo is in January because they celebrate the holidays of January 20th, also called “Dulce Nombre” festivities, in which reigns, corralejas and other artistic events of the region take place.
The average annual temperature is about 80.6°F (27° C), with minimum temperatures of 67.46°F (19.7° C) and maximum temperatures of 95.54°F (35.3° C). During the summer, the temperature differences are more pronounced because during the morning there are usually low temperatures and, during the afternoon, high temperatures. The months with the greatest amount of precipitation are May and September.
Location: Transversal 28 25 70000 Sincelejo
Club dedicated to the sale of different kinds of beer. It also provides a good atmosphere with modern music. They also hold themed events with guest artists.
Location: 15th road, Majagual square, second floor of la Vaca asa & Sincelejo
Disco with the best rumba of Sincelejo. They hold themed events with trend music and they use their facilities to celebrate birthdays.
Location: Av. Marisca Sucre Cll 32 # 28 - 227 +57, Sincelejo
Hours: 12:00pm- 23:00pm
Gourmet fast food restaurant. It offers meats, sushi and tacos. Also, sometimes they perform live music shows.
Location: 32nd Street # 28 - 141 700001, Sincelejo
Restaurant that offers international food, cocktails, beers and coffee. The locals recommend it as a good place to celebrate a birthday because they have great music and attention.
Location: In front of 16B road
Hours: All day
Prices: Free entrance
Cultural center of the city where the festivities usually end. Its architecture was inspired by Zenu culture.
Location: Cl. 20, Sincelejo
Prices: Entrada Libre
Church located next to the Santander park. It’s the main temple of the city, its architecture blends neoclassical and republican style.
Location: Cl. 23, Sincelejo
Theater where the main cultural events of the city are realized. It’s considered one of the most important cultural buildings of Sincelejo. There are performances of theater, dance, opera, among others. Its facilities have modern technical equipment.
Location: 21th Street #17-34, Olaya Herrera square 2nd Floor, Sincelejo
Center of information and musical education of the region. Also, it carries out social work with children and young people from vulnerable areas.
Typical dish of the Sincelejo’s gastronomy, it’s made with ñame (tuber), cheese, cabezona onion, garlic, oil, whey and salt. It’s usually eaten with white rice.
Yucca cake or manioc boliño. It’s a typical fried dish stuffed with seasoned ground beef, costeño cheese or other stuffing. It’s usually eaten at breakfast.
|Festivities of corralejas||Third week of january||Bull-fighting event that takes place in the Plaza de los Toros and in the streets of the city. Also, they organize events such as the beauty contest, the fandangueras parade and the Veintenerito parade, in which the children ride wooden horses. Troupes and folk groups also parade.|