Good morning afternoon evening night and welcome to the premier website for the people, culture, history, attractions, schools, and other things in the Corozal District of Belize.

Note: In our 22nd year of service to Corozal, we are continuing to update this site. Our directory data data has been moved to our sister site Corozal.bz 

Also see Recent News at bottom of page.

Upcoming Events in Corozal

Saturday, October 13th, 5-10pm

Art in the Park at Corozal Central Park. This is a monthly event that draws artists and craftspeople from all of Corozal District and beyond. Besides the sale of lovely artwork, there are also vendors for food and refreshments, and often live performances. This Saturday will include saxophonist Allan McCoy and a presentation by candidates for the Miss Chiquitita pageant. Call 620-1572 or visit the House of Culture Facebook Page

Saturday, October 13th, 7pm

Sashing of Miss Chiquitita at Corozal Central Park. Official sashing by Miss International Culture Maya, Miss Sharissa Dominguez. This will be done at Art in the Park. See the Miss Chiquitita Corozal Facebook Page

Saturday, October 13th, 9pm to 3:30am

Punta Fiesta at the Woodhouse Restaurant and Bar. Road block and lots of punta artists. $10 general admission. For location: Corozal.bz/304 

Sunday, October 14th, 9-11:30am and 1-3:30pm, San Narciso

Zika Clean-Up by the Corozal branch of the Red Cross. Help reduce areas of mosquito breeding in our district. 9-11:30am and 1-3:30pm at the football field in San Narciso.
See the Belize Red Cross, Corozal Branch Facebook Page 

Monday, October 15th

Pan American Day, formerly Columbus Day, is a public holiday in Belize, in lieu of the 12th. It has come to celebrate kind of the opposite of Columbus Day. Instead of the European invaders, it focuses on the indigenous population (Maya). See: Pan American Day

Monday, October 15th

New River Quest, Canoe race continues along the New River, ending on October 15th at Rainbow Park in Corozal Town. See their web page for details:
NewRiverQuest.com

Tuesday, October 16th, 9:30-11:30am, House of Culture

Drawing Classes with Rose Elwell. The classes will be each Tuesday for 6 weeks. For people who feel they cannot draw and for anyone who enjoys drawing. $60 for the 6 classes of the course (payable in advance), materials provided. Call 422-0071, message, or visit the Corozal House of Culture to register. See the Corozal House of Culture Facebook Page 

Friday, October 19th, Corozal Community Hospital

Ear, Nose, and Throat screening by Partners for Medical Relief, at the Corozal Community Hospital. Call 402-3909 for information. See the Corozal Community Hospital Facebook Page 

Friday, October 19th, 9am-3pm, House of Culture

Maya Tools & Utensils exhibition by the Institute of Archaeology. To celebrate International Archaeology Day, we open an exhibition of Maya crafts for rituals, obsidian, jade, cherts, flints, grinding stone, stone tools, and much more. See the Corozal House of Culture Facebook Page 

Saturday, October 20th, early

Urban Bird Watch 2018, Corozal Town. Sponsored by the Belize Audubon Society. Call Graham Sampson at 422-2380 for information.

Saturday, October 20th, 8am-noon

Women’s Self-Defense Class at Tortuga Grill, Rainbow Beach, Corozal Town. Cost: $40 for women, $20 girls 15 and younger. To sign up email Renee Wentz . 

Sunday, October 21st, 9-11:30am, Ranchito, 1-3:30 Calcutta

Zika Clean-Up by the Corozal branch of the Red Cross. Help reduce areas of mosquito breeding in our district. 9-11:30am at the football field in Ranchito, and 1-3:30 in Calcutta.
See the Belize Red Cross, Corozal Branch Facebook Page 

Saturday, October 27th, 7pm

Hanal Pixan at Corozal Town Central Park. The National Institute of Culture and History (NICH) through the Corozal House of Culture presents the Maya tradition of “food for the souls”. Authentic Maya cuisine, alters, performances, PIB in the park, Pok ta Pok, make your own tortilla.
For information call 620-1572 or visit the House of Culture Facebook Page

Sunday, October 28th, 9-11:30am, Chan Chen, 1-3:30 San Joaquin

Zika Clean-Up by the Corozal branch of the Red Cross. Help reduce areas of mosquito breeding in our district. 9-11:30am at the football field in Chan Chen, and 1-3:30 in San Joaquin.
See the Belize Red Cross, Corozal Branch Facebook Page 

Recent News of Corozal

Indepenence Day Ceremony 2018

Sep 21st was Corozal’s celebration of the 37th anniversary of Belizean independence. We have some photos from the ceremony in this gallery page on Corozal.com 

Indepenence Day Parade 2018

Sep 21st was Corozal’s celebration of the 37th anniversary of Belizean independence. We also have some photos from the parade in this gallery page on Corozal.com 

St George’s Caye Day 2018

Sep 10th celebrations included festivities and a parade. We have some photos from that in our gallery page on Corozal.com 

Adyaneiri Teck Wins National Sailing Championship

CBSC sailor Adyaneiri Teck has won the competition in Caye Caulker, also placing 2nd overall for the races completed in 2018! Thanks also to Commodore Gerard Cordts and all those involved in the Corozal Bay Sailing Club (CBSC). See their Facebook Page 

Corozal Community College 40th Anniversary

Valedictorians from 1979 to 2018 are being honored by CCC as part of their 40th Anniversary celebrations. If you are one of those, you are invited to RSVP by 10am on Sep 11th for the celebration at 1:30pm on Sep 12th. Congratulations to all. See the CCC Facebook Page 

Decorated Trash Bins

Corozal Daily has a story about decorated old plastic drums being repurposed as attractive trash bins. One new one is in Wellness Park and another in front of Bay Breeze. The story gives details of how we can all help with this project. See the story and a photo album on the Corozal Daily Page 

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