What’s Happening? June 2022

The month of June … It’s officially “summer” here on the island, beaches are in full swing, and tourist spots are getting more crowded. June is also the beginning of “hurricane season” … so keep an eye on our Weather Page where we’ll post any information that you might need to know about active storms.

While there is almost always something interesting happening somewhere in Puerto Rico, there are a few special events each month that deserve a mention. Here are some highlights for June 2022.

June Events

June 1 to 12: Puerto Rico Restaurant Week

The event will be held simultaneously at participating restaurants throughout the Island. Restaurants will offer prix-fixe (fixed price) dinner menus (includes appetizer/main course/dessert). Some restaurants will also offer special fixed price lunch menus or drink specials. Check the restaurant page on the Puerto Rico Restaurant Week web site to see some of the restaurants that will be participating. No tickets or coupons are needed to participate. Simply choose a restaurant and make a reservation.

June 5 (San Juan) & June 10 to 12 (Boquerón): Pride Festivals

Always a big party! The annual Puerto Rican LGBTTIQ Pride March will be held in Condado San Juan on June 5 (more info on Facebook), while the annual Pride Boquerón 2022 Festival will be held in Boquerón from June 10 to 12 (more info on Facebook).

June 4 ,5, 11, 12, 18, 25, 26: Egea – The Park

This interactive, prehistoric exhibition is a family-oriented event, featuring animated dinosaurs and more! Located in Lajas on Carr 117 Km. 7.6 (interior). Admission is by reservation onlyu. For tickets and information, write to them on WhatsApp at 939-777-3310. Open Saturdays and Sundays, from 11:30am – 9:30pm. More info on Facebook.

June 12: Día National de la Zalsa – National Salsa Day

An entire day of live music and DANCING! Bring your dancing shoes and enjoy the day from 10am onwards! Taking place at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan. More info on their Web page.

June 16 & onward: Da Vinci Experience & His Real Machines

This “limited engagement” exhibition is a 360° multi-sensory, immersive experience that will take you through more than 10 replicas of the most incredible machines invented by Leonardo da Vinci. It will educate you as to his great genius! Taking place at The Mall of San Juan. Tickets on sale at Ticketera.com. Get more info on their Facebook page.

June Events

June 23: Noche de San Juan

This annual nighttime event celebrates Saint John the Baptist (San Juan Bautista), the patron saint of the island of Puerto Rico. Head to a beach at midnight between June 23 and June 24, and fall backwards into the water three (or seven or twelve) times. Check this other article on Noche de San Juan for more details.

June 24 to July 4: Aibonito Flower Festival

This is the biggest annual flower and plant festival on the island. There are plant sales, exhibitions, music, entertainment, and food. Stop by for a couple hours, or bring a folding chair and spend the whole day. Expect crowds on the weekends. Check this other article about the Aibonito Flower Festival for more details.

June Events

June 26: Balseada al Rio (River Tube event) in Camuy

This is a fun annual event in the town of Camuy. Contestants make fun, and amazing floats and parade them down the river during the day. A great family-friendly event. Then there is live music and more afterwards. More info on Facebook.

Other Events

This is just a small subset of activities occurring this month. As always, be sure to check our events calendar, Facebook page, or Twitter feed for other events happening this month and throughout the year all across the island.

PuertoRicoDayTrips.com assumes no responsibility regarding your safety when participating in the activities described in this article. Please use common sense! If your mother or that little voice in your head tells you that you are about to do something stupid … then don't do it! Read more about Safety →

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