‘Cultural’ News

Carnaval Parades are Here 2018!

TBC The party has started! The malecon of La Paz, with the renovation project of the malecon at a standstill, has transformed itself into one big, public street party. The traditional Carnaval La Paz  kicked off on Thursday, February 8th. Organizers are promising a well-organized,...

Carnaval La Paz 2018 is Here!

*February 8th to the 13th on the Malecon of La Paz TBC As it does every year, La Paz will transform itself into one big, public street party. The traditional Carnaval La Paz will be kicking off on Thursday, February 8th. Organizers are promising a...

The Pelican Theatre Production of “Heaven and Earth” Starts Tonight!

5 nights, 5 shows! January 16th to the 20th, 2018: Save one of those evenings for the Pelican Theatre’s 2018 English-language production of “Heaven and Earth”, three short comedies. On the program: Do-Overs, by Larry Hamm, starring Celia Devault, Wes MacIntosh and Alex Ristity; Ferris Wheel,...

The Powerful Story of Christian Schleifer

By Judy Ristity Pizza – that was what I was fantasizing about as we drove to El Triunfo, but first we’d catch a concert at the piano museum. We never made it to the restaurant. My pizza-related-thoughts evaporated when Christian Schleifer’s fingers made contact with...

Leonardo Gonzalez Art Exhibition Opening

It is an honour to have the privilege to invite you to the photography exhibition EN UN RESPIRO. The venue of the exhibition is EL NIM restaurant in La Paz. The exhibition opening will be held on November 16 at 8:30 pm. We will have...

Blues Fest La Paz 2017

Great blues is coming to town! Friday, November 17th, 2017 5pm to 1am Marea – at the water and Sinaloa, La Paz

Cement Tiles – A Dying Art in Baja

By Russ Ham “Making these tiles is my passion. It provides for my family, and sometimes it provides me with occupational therapy.” — Gabriel Fausto Alvarez, on making cement tiles (roughly translated). Cement tiles — also called hidráulicos or mosaicos — are seen throughout La...

Open Mic Wednesday Nights at La Morante Art Bar in La Paz

There will be an Open Mic Wednesday nights at La Morante Art Bar in La Paz. The fun starts at 9:00 pm and everyone is welcome to come and join in the fun. It is a great way to meet people in La Paz. La...

La Paz’s Annual Day of the Dead Festival

TBC La Paz’s Annual Day of the Dead Festival will take place on Wednesday, November 1st and Thursday, November 2nd at the Teatro de la Ciudad. The Teatro is located on Navarro between Altamirano and Heroes de Independencia. The Festival starts at 6:00 pm or...

Art Exhibition Opening at Casa Parra

Casa Parra presents the exhibition Isla California by Elti Alejandro Lopez. The opening is at 8 p.m. on Friday, June 30th at Casa Parra, Independencia 413 (across the street from the side entrance to the cathedral). Admission is free. There will also be a screening...