Season 4, Episode 22
On this episode of YOLO TX:
Every year, locals from Del Rio and Ciudad Acuña gather to celebrate “La Fiesta de Amistad”, a festival that commemorates unity between the two countries. The gathering translates to “a feast of friendship”. The Abrazo ceremony kicks off with dignitaries embracing at the border.
Then, learn to belay by scaling new heights at the annual Continental Ranch Roundup in Comstock. Learn a couple climbing words too.
It’s called a ‘borderland paradise’. Amistad National Recreational Area is an oasis in the desert. Amistad translates to ‘friendship’, a unity connecting nature with visiting explorers.
The most pristine river in Texas is located in the great outdoors of Del Rio. Devils River runs into Lake Amistad, a beautiful recreational water-based location that captures the natural beauty of the Lone Star State.