What’s Happening? June 2024

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 2024.

June Events

Various Weekends – Town Festivals

Town festivals are popular this month … they may honor the town’s patron saint or the town’s specialty food or agricultural produce. But they are all similar … there will be live music, food, artisans, and special activities with fun for the whole family. But each one is unique and has it’s own flair.

  • June 8 to 9: Festival Nacional del Guineo. More info on Facebook
  • June 7 to 9: Festival Jíbaro Comerieño. More info on Facebook.
  • June 14 to 16: Fiestas Patronales de Dorado. More info on Facebook.
  • June 14 to 16: Fiestas Patronales de Guayama. More info on Facebook.
  • June 27 to 30: Fiestas Patronales del municipio de Toa Baja. More info on Facebook.

June 8 & 9: Puerto Rico Foodies Fest

A big, 2 day food festival! Loads of food and cocktails available to buy and sample, live music and loads of food related and other items available for sale in the market. Entrance tickets available at PRTickets.com It will be at Plaza de la Independencia (the parking area between the Estadio Hiram Bithorn and the Coliseo Roberto Clemente) in San Juan.

June 23 (San Juan) & June 6 to 9 (Boquerón): Pride Festivals

Always a big party! The annual Puerto Rican LGBTTIQ Pride March will be held in Condado San Juan on June 23 (more info on Facebook), while the annual Pride Boquerón 2024 Festival will be held in Boquerón from June 6 to 9 (more info on Facebook).

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. There will be events happening at many of the local beaches and resort pools. Many of the Balnearios will be open until about 1am on the 24th ( with security). Check this other article on Noche de San Juan for more details.

June 30: 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.

June Events

June 28 to July 7: 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.

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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