Hon. Abel Nazario Quiñones
Places of Interest
• Agre House
• Cesari House
• Lake Luchetti
• Lake Vegas
• Ruins of Nuestra Señora del Rosario Chapel
• Ideal Theater
• Tozza Castle
Loida Figueroa – Poet, historian and novelist of the mid-20th century.
Francisco Lluch Mora – Poet and essayist. Wrote Canto a Yauco and Canto a Eugenio María de Hostos, among other poems, along with prose. Was selected Humanist of the year 1994 by the Fundación Puertorriqueña de las Humanidades.
Ismael Vélez – Internationally recognized scientific researcher and botanist.
Amaury Veray – Composer from the nationalist period of Puerto Rican music. He wrote the Christmas classic called "Villancico yaucano."
• Coffee Festival – February
• Patron Saint Festival – October
• Christmas Festival – December
Note: These articles have been edited and checked by academics and specialists in History. Discrepancies may exist among historians regarding some data.
Autor: Grupo Editorial EPRL
Published: September 14, 2010.
Version: 09050501 Rev. 1