Paul DaCosta truly enjoys sharing his knowledge of art and his talents with others. For years he’s worked to unite local artists by hosting art shows and… Read more “Paul DaCosta hosts ‘Art On The Beach’ this Friday at midday in Playa Pelada in front of La Luna”
Costas Verdes update: Planting trees in Pelada and needing $3000 to keep operating
Costas Verdes is a nonprofit organization helping multiple communities reconnect their forests back to the sea. In our area, Playa Guiones serves as a shining example of… Read more “Costas Verdes update: Planting trees in Pelada and needing $3000 to keep operating”
10 facts about this global pandemic
The outbreak of Covid-19, and how it is affecting the world and proceeds to impact Nosara, is mind-boggling to pretty much everyone. The Nosara Times has not… Read more “10 facts about this global pandemic”
Nosareña Jimena Ruiz to bring home bronze medal from ISA World Para Surfing Championship
13 yr old local Jimena Ruiz, accompanied by the rest of the Costa Rican team selection, competed in the international tournament despite worldwide cancellations of many other public events this week.
First Lady Claudia Dobles visits Nosara to inspect progress on Route 160
Last week pre-pavement sealant was laid outside the school in La Esperanza, one critical area that constantly gets covered in dust during dry season.
Nosareña Jimena Ruiz age 13 to compete in ISA World Para Surfing Championship
The 2020 AmpSurf ISA World Para Surfing Championship will take place in La Jolla, California in March. Jimena Ruiz, a 13yr old local Nosareña will be there to compete, representing not only Nosara but Costa Rica as well.
Costa Rica Blues Festival returns for it’s 9th year
The 9th Annual Costa Rica Blues Festival will be held February 14-16, from 11am-11pm at Papagayo Golf & Country Club in Playas del Coco.
5th Annual Nosara Craft Beer Fest to be held at The Gilded Iguana
The Nosara Craft Beer Fest will begin at 4pm, Jan 18 in Playa Guiones.
Nosara Music Festival in benefit of the Nosara Security Association
Tonight at 7p.m, the first Nosara Music Festival will be held at the iconic La Banana.
Ruta 160 in Nosara gets worked on the day before important meeting
We should get government officials and MOPT and CONAVI representatives to Nosara more often! This Friday, November 15th in at 9:00am at the ADIN facility the First… Read more “Ruta 160 in Nosara gets worked on the day before important meeting”
3rd Annual Spooktacular Costume Surf Contest at Playa Guiones
This past Saturday, November 2nd the 3rd annual Spooktacluar Costume Surf Contest took place at the main entrance of Playa Guiones. Enjoy the photos and video of… Read more “3rd Annual Spooktacular Costume Surf Contest at Playa Guiones”
Costa Rica declares National Surfing Day
The Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica has formally approved the bill that establishes a National Surfing Day. Surfing becomes the first official sport to have its own celebration day in Costa Rica.
Costa Rica begin Nations League campaign with tough 1-1 tie against Haiti
Thanks to a few great saves by both sides goalkeeper’s, the match last night between Los Ticos and Haiti ended in a 1-1 draw.
Andrea Vargas sets Costa Rican record for 100-meter hurdles
The World Athletics Championships (WAC) in Qatar ended yesterday and Costa Rica was able to close out on a very positive note.
La Selección de Costa Rica announce a new manager
Ronald González, former player, has been named the next manager for the Costa Rican national team.
Costa Rica celebrates 198 years of Independence
This day marks not only Costa Rica’s independence from Spain, but El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua as well.
Nosara’s trash made into art “Metamorfosis”
Saturday, September 7 was the first meeting of many with collaborators and Costa Rican “Upcycle Artist” Francesco Bracci at our local Nosara Recicla.
Jack Johnson to perform for first time in Costa Rica
The Hawaiian singer-songwriter, and former pro surfer Jack Johnson, known for songs like Banana Pancakes and Better Together, will play for the first time in Costa Rica this upcoming Nov 10th.
Costa Rica to face Uruguay in San José
Friday, September 6th Costa Rica and Uruguay will square off in an international friendly that is sure to not disappoint. This will be the first meeting of… Read more “Costa Rica to face Uruguay in San José”
Getting to know Conocer
“Our mission is to preserve local culture, model and promote environmental conservation. To bridge the communities of Nosara through resource and community building, global citizenship, and sustainable tourism.”
Wildlife bridges installed in Nosara along Ruta 160
With help from various organizations, the Nosara area has seen 5 more arboreal wildlife bridges installed along the Ruta 160 from Playa Garza to Esperanza. This addition makes a total of approximately 30 bridges in our area.
SIBU Wildlife Sanctuary’s Bake Sale
$4500 is the goal for an anesthesia machine to help treat injured animals
“The Guardians of Nature” from Nosara ranked in the top 30 best environmental projects in Latin America
“Think of the world that you are going to leave your kids”
Nosara’s new police station is officially open
Take a quick video tour and hear thoughts from local police and community members
Costa Rica celebrates its 195th annexation of Guanacaste
July 25th in Guanacaste, Costa Rica is a day filled with dancing, marimba music, parades, local cuisine, and history.
Barkin’ Brunch 2019; AMOR Animales post event interviews
Nosara Times ‘special feature’ reporter Elisha Burnam ventures in to speak with some of the attendees from AMOR Animales’ special event, Barkin’ Brunch, which took place starting… Read more “Barkin’ Brunch 2019; AMOR Animales post event interviews”
Nosara Bomberos & NSA annual fundraiser Sabor de Nosara 2019
July 7th was the annual Sabor de Nosara event held by and in support of our Nosara Bomberos and the Nosara Security Association. It’s the “Met Gala” of Nosara’s food and beverage scene drawing large crowds in a matter of hours, each year out doing the last.