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Great to visit, night and day

I have been to this plaza many times, for many reasons, at different hours, it is always nice... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
IndraRojo
,
Cancun, Mexico
via mobile
Thursday Serenade - Arrive TWO HOURS early

Tried to attend the Thursday 9pm serenade twice but had to give up each time. The first time we... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
Mike5466
,
Canada
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Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I have been to this plaza many times, for many reasons, at different hours, it is always nice. Sunday morning live music and shopping, Thursday evening “serenata”, any day dining... You must go and see for yourself.

Thank IndraRojo
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Tried to attend the Thursday 9pm serenade twice but had to give up each time. The first time we showed up 1 hour early and already all the chairs and open spaces were taken. The second time we arrived two hours early and again it...More

1  Thank Mike5466
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Several nights a week, performances can be found on the stage at this square. Check the monthly activity magazine or your hotel for schedule of activities. It is also flanked by several good (and expensive) restaurants. Unlike Plaza Grande, this park does have sellers of...More

Thank m0nkeysee
Reviewed 17 November 2016

There was dancing! A great band playing some of the older favorites and everyone dancing was at least 50 or more! It did my heart good to see this. There were booths for food and other things around the perimeter. Though it was a warm...More

Thank d7bythesea
Reviewed 28 July 2016

There are a number of neighborhood churches with parks immediately next door, but this one is special. The church is over 400 years and still has it's old world charm. It is a small church, but very active. The day I visited there was a...More

Thank ARTHUR C
Reviewed 7 June 2016

It was nice to know that there was free entertainment at Parque de Santa Lucia. It was only a stonesthrow away from Hacienda Merida Hotel where I was staying. The Jazz singer one night was excellent. I believe it was on a Wednesday night that...More

Thank Ricky O
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The city of Mérida puts together several cultural activities throughout each month and the serenate at Saint Lucia's Park is one of them; and one of the most popular too because of its location and the calm and different atmosphere that sorrounds the event, there...More

Thank Andii A
Reviewed 7 February 2016

It is very lively at night, with many restaurants and bars. On Thursdays there is a free folklore show. We ate at a new restaurant Rosa Sur32 and had a great meal. This was on a Saturday night. There is public parking open until late.

1  Thank Sergio R
Reviewed 30 December 2015

This park is quite fun. Restaurants and mariachis at nighttime. If you visit during the day and you are interested in religious art, pay a visit to the Templo de Santa Lucia just across the street. Small quaint temple with beautiful floors, religious art and...More

Thank romazzino
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Make sue you visit Merida when you find yourself in Yacantun. Allow yourself 2-3 nights to fully explore the streets, parks and plazas of this fabulous city. Make sure you get yourself a seat on either Thursday or Sunday's (9pm ish) to enjoy the local...More

Thank Yahava
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