The name of Manizales It is attributed to the fact that at the time of its founding 1849, the so-called peanut stones, rocks with the appearance of gray granite abounded in its territory, and a group of these was called manizal. This city is known as the World Coffee Capital for being the center of the production and commercialization of Caldian coffee, and for being located in the south-central sub-region of the department. Manizales It stands out for its fair, which is held every January and is Cultural Patrimony of the Nation, and for the variety of cultural events that it hosts as the International Theater Festival and Manizales Scream Rock, which convert to Manizales in a cultural stage International size.