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Last updateFri, 13 Jul 2018 7am

TlaquepArte a hit - once again

The TlaquepArte crafts extravaganza keeps getting better and better and more popular than ever with the foreign community.


No dampened spirits at Film Fest

As the 27th Guadalajara Film Festival bore down on its close this week, Friday’s narco blockades threw some confusion on the event. Visitors wondered whether Saturday’s closing ceremony would go on as scheduled, with a few Friday night red carpet and party events suspended. However, when the Saturday sun broke, the festival went forward unabated.

City awaits two-day jazz fest Sunday and Monday

On Saturday, Sunday and Monday, (March 17, 18 and 19) Avenida Chapultepec and environs will rev up with a music festival initiated 12 years ago by the government of France and continued every year since then by Guadalajara City Hall.

Choral festival doubles in size

Choirs from seven countries will be taking part in an expanded third Festival Internacional de Coros Jalisco Canta from April 21 to 28.

Orchestra switches weekend concert venue

To accommodate scenery construction for an upcoming play, the third program of concerts by the Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra (JPO) has been moved a few hundred yards from the Degollado Theater to the State Government Palace (Palacio de Gobierno).

Masterpieces in chalk

The First Madonnari Festival took place at the Guadalajara Zoo last weekend, with 70 highly-talented street artists laying down chalk depictions of different animals.