FC: The Flower Festival En Medellin, Colombia
3: The festival is the most important social event for the city and there is a pageant, automobiles, a Paso Fino horse parade and many musical concerts.
4: The first Festival of the Flowers took place on May 1, 1957.
8: It started with 40 men who carried the flowers on their back.
10: explore | The festival lasted for five days with an exposition of flowers displayed in the Metropolitan Cathedral...
11: which was organized by the Gardening Club of Medellín and monsignor Tulio Botero to celebrate Virgin Mary day.! | The Flowers