Last updateFri, 14 Jun 2019 12pm

Chapala street market on the move

Chapala’s weekly tianguis (street market), known as La Barata, will be moving from its usual location to a temporary venue on Avenida Gozález Gallo in the vicinity of the Cristiania Park.

Gentrification on the home front

This week’s guest writer is an artist and cultural promoter who pens an opinion column for the local Spanish language weekly Laguna. The edited English version of a recent text published under the heading “Lagunas Mentales” appears here with the author’s kind permission, due to its relevance for all residents of the lakeside area.

Zapotlán artisans bring fair to Chapala

Cottage industries from Zapotlán el Grande, also known as Ciudad Guzmán, will showcase assorted products at the Pabellón Artesanal crafts fair scheduled Friday, June 14 to Sunday, June 16 along the western leg of Chapala’s waterfront Malecón.