Any festival in Guatemala should be expected to be colorful and lively. Festivals often entail traditional attire that utilize the spectrum of a rainbow. As one of the world’s leading coffee producers, Guatemala celebrates their famed trade with the Coffee Harvest Celebration. Food, dancing and coffee are abundant during festivities. Jumping back hundreds of years, the Guatemalans honor their advanced ancestors–the Maya. During the Mayan New Year, ruins are alive with people celebrating Mayan life.