Friends and families get together to pray the last Novena. At midnight they open the presents and party. The children get to stay up late to play with all those new presents. Little is done on December 25 because of all the celebration that occurred the night before.
As you start pursuing an adoption through Colombia, think about how you will incorporate your child's culture and traditions into your family. Adopting through the Hope Exchange Program will allow you more of an opportunity to find out about these traditions while in Colombia.