Monthly Archives: January 2017

BRITISH LIVE AND CELEBRATE

Colombia is undoubtedly a country of festivals. The cultures are celebrated, a queen is crowned and produce of the soil are presented through many salons. Our carnivals synthesize the joy and peculiarities of European and African heritage that have been mixed with Indian blood. All about these events (images, sounds, tastes, dances and of course …

CACHAMA FESTIVAL

During the month of May, the municipality of Puerto Gaitán, in the department of Meta, holds its traditional International Festival of Cachama, an event that highlights the traditions, culture and folklore of these Llanera lands, while Pays tribute to the flagship of this region: the cachama. During these three days, the Puerto Rican people and …

Disc Launch Tambora

OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF DISCO TAMBORA, EDGES MAGDALENA RIVER TRADITIONAL From the south of Bolivar the voices of the Grande de la Magdalena arrive. 9 singers who express their voices in a disc of traditional music. The next Friday, November 28, will be the official launch in the city of Cartagena of TAMBORA, CANTOS TRADICIONALES DEL …

WAYUU CULTURE FESTIVAL

More than 25 years ago the Great Wayuu Nation met to celebrate their traditions and customs in what was called the Wayuu Culture Festival. The purpose of the Festival was to rescue and preserve the ethnic cultural elements of the largest indigenous group in Colombia, based in the Guajira Peninsula, seeking to maintain the historical …

FOLK FESTIVAL

The Colombian Folk Festival Corporation presents a capital of the playful spirit of the people of Tlalen and, of course, an icon: “Cultural and Artistic Patrimony of the Nation”, of which we feel proud and very committed, reasons that give us the duty to continue working together in The preservation of the most representative and …

FIRE CARNIVAL

It has been tradition for many years in Tumaco the realization of their carnival parties during the pre-Easter season ending on Tuesday before Ash Wednesday, 5 days of rumba and full fun with national and international orchestras and guests, With parades of floats on land and sea, dusty streets to the crown during that season, …