Barbosa is a town and municipality in Antioquia Department, Colombia.
Situated 39 km from Medellín's downtown, it is one of the municipalities
of The Metropolitan Area of the Aburrá Valley. It is known as the Gateway to
the Northeast, famous for its lakes and streams. A traditional Pineapple
Festival is held there in December. The Train Festival takes place in August in
the district of El Hatillo