‘Cultural’ News

When in Mexico…El Nopal Spanish School

 by Nadine York When in Mexico, it follows that you speak Spanish, right? But maybe you don’t. Maybe you’ve never been out of your native country, or you’re just lousy with languages. There’s hope! It’s called El Nopal – not the cactus, the language school....

Downtown La Paz Just Got a Lot Brighter

TBC The downtown area of the city of La Paz has been filled with color, thanks to the project Ciudad Mural La Paz, where 30 collective murals have brightened up the city with the help of 27 national artists. Ciudad Mural La Paz was organized...

Quichu Isais, Maestra Extraordinairia

By Carol Dyer Today I had the privilege of speaking with my next-door neighbor, Quichu Isais, maestra extraordinairia, about her music career and the new mural painted by Colectivo TOMATE , on Independencia street, depicting her image. Maestra Quichu and the word piano are synonymous...

FOUNDING FESTIVAL Of LA PAZ – May 3rd to the 5th, 2017

MAY 3-5 FOUNDING FESTIVAL: The city of La Paz marks the anniversary of its founding with cultural and artistic activities May 3-5, including a dramatization of the arrival of Hernán Cortés, the coronation of the festival queen, performances of dance, theatre and music, as well...

Carnaval La Paz 2017

Carnaval La Paz 2017 is Just Around the Corner *February 23rd to the 28th 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...

Jonn Izzik Art Exhibition *Opening March 3rd at 7:30 pm

*Opening March 3rd at 7:30 pm TBC Casa de Cultura del Estado de BCS “Maestro Armando Manríquez Manríquez” is pleased to invite you to the art exhibition “Conceptual Manipulation of Form and Colors,” presenting the most recent works of artist Jonn Izzik. The exhibition will...

Dates Have Been Set for Carnaval La Paz 2017 *February 23rd-28th

TBC The Mayor of La Paz, Armando Martinez Vega, has announced that Carnaval La Paz 2017 will take place February 23rd until February 28th, 2017. It is the city’s biggest street party held each year on the malecon. Martinez Vega said that preparations are already...

10th Annual Festival Artesanal El Triunfo – Sunday, March 12th

TBC All are invited to the 10th Festival Artesanal El Triunfo from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 12th The annual exhibition and sale of handicrafts in the town of El Triunfo is a wonderful way to spend the afternoon in the quaint town...

10th Annual Festival Artesanal El Triunfo – Sunday, March 12th

TBC All are invited to the 10th Festival Artesanal El Triunfo from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 12th The annual exhibition and sale of handicrafts in the town of El Triunfo is a wonderful way to spend the afternoon in the quaint town...

The Pelican Theatre of La Paz Presents…

LOVE, DEATH, AND OTHER COMEDIES  TBC Mark your calendars: The fun starts at the end of January! The Pelican Theatre of La Paz is gearing up for their fourth season. For this year’s production, Love, Death, and Other Comedies, they will be presenting the following...