Fewer traditions are more eclectic than the the convite of Ciudad Vieja, Sacatepéquez. The celebrations, which are held annually on December 7, feature a parade with several elaborate dances. Its main event is the Dance of the 24 Devils, a syncretic tradition.
A girl eats ice-cream as the rest of the group prepares for the convite of 24 devils. Photo: Santiago Billy/Comvite