December 6–14: Town festival of Choluteca, a fairly uninhibited bash with lots of food, music, and drinking.
December 7–14: Town festival of Juticalpa, in honor of the Immaculate Conception of María.
December 7–14: Town festival of Yuscarán, notable for (in addition to attending special masses) getting drunk, lighting off bombas, and a skinny dog contest.
December 8: Choluteca celebrates the National Festival of Cultures.
December 13: Guancasco between Yamaranguila and San Francisco de Opalaca, Intibucá.
December 17: Guancasco between Lejamaní and La Cuesta, in Lejamaní, Comayagua. This day Lejamani also hosts the presentation of the Baile del Gigante.
December 25: Christmas—National Holiday.
© Chris Humphrey and Amy E. Robertson from Moon Honduras, 5th Edition