Last updateFri, 27 Nov 2020 10am

Traditional Mexican food in Metro Park

Fans of “traditional” Mexican food should make a bee line for the Parque Metropolitano this weekend, for the 6th Encuentro Regional de Comida Tradicional, organized by the Jalisco Culture Department.

Medieval goings-on at Centinela

A Medieval Festival sponsored by Zapopan city hall offers fun for all ages Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27 in the Parque del Centinela to the north of the metropolitan area.

Day of the Dead market gruesome as ever

As Guadalajara gears up for the Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) celebrations next weekend, the traditional market in Parque Morelos is once again open for business, selling all manner of traditional foods, toys, trinkets and materials for altars. 

Marathon sign-ups reach 4,000

Long-distance runners are busy signing up for the 2019 Guadalajara Marathon, which takes place on the morning of Sunday, November 3 along 42 kilometers of city streets. Organizers anticipate that at least 5,000 runners will register for the annual event, now in its 35th year.

Japanese festival at Palcco

Learn all about Japanese culture, traditions and cuisine at the second Akimatsuri Festival, to be held at the Palcco complex Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20, from 10 a.m to 8 p.m.

Day of the Dead theme park

Last year’s Day of the Dead Calaverandia Festival will be repeated in the Parque Avila Camacho Friday, October 25 through Monday, November 18.