Calendar of Performing Arts

May 16, 2016 Edition

Every Saturday 5pm to 10pm. On the Marina, Cabo San Lucas, in front of the big cultural center.  Arts and crafts show. Live Music, painters, sculptors, photographers. Free


May 21. Saturday. 5:00 pm. Full Moon Nights Rural Edition at the Tropic of Cancer center on the road to Los Barriles. Paint exhibition, arts & crafts, regional food and a lot of local art on sale. Around 6:00 pm starts the Full Moon Night with wine, music, contemporary dance, singers, poetry, historic chronicles of  local artists and rural community.  With collaboration of Francis Upper recognized Holland activist and The Astronomy of Los Cabos Society who brings telescopes to see the sky. Guest artist Gabriel Fonseca will show a documentry. Coordinated by Santiago, Miraflores and La Rivera neighborhoods with support of Economic Development of the State. Spanish with help in English. Free. And, yeah, it’s right smack dab at the tropic of cancer about half an hour north of San Jose on the road to Los Barriles. There’s a marker there, you can’t miss it.



Every Thursday. 7:00 pm. The Pavilion Movie Club is back again. Every Thursday a different movie. Different languages. Mostly English with Spanish subtitles. Free.

May 17 and 18. Tuesday and Wednesday. 6:30 pm. Party and Colors of Mexico. Folk dances from different parts of Mexico showing their customs and traditions. By Manicari Pericue Folk Ballet. Donations: students and kids $50 pesos, adults $100 pesos. Practically free.  More info and tickets with Rogelio Linas 624 355 3446.

Until May 18. Wednesday. Registration for musicians, groups and bands to play at the Music Festival June 21 in San Jose. It’s a big celebration of music with multiple stages around downtown San Jose. This is a big, multi venue fiesta that goes all night.

May 22. Sunday. All day. Interschool Tournament of Dance, Rhythms and Aerobics, 22nd Edition. Maibea Noe: 624 108 2781.

May 26 and 27. Thursday and Friday. From 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Music and Song Composers Workshop. By Rafael Mendoza recognized for their Trova gender songs sung by Oscar Chavez, Lila Dawns, Amparo Ochoa and  other bohemian singers. Coordinated by Jaime Martinez and the Culture and Arts Municipal Institute. Free. Spanish.  registration by email:  with Alan Castro.   

May 28. Saturday. 5:00 pm. Chaski Fest Los Cabos 2016. Good vibrations for the Earth Planet festival with live music by Mistica Vibracion, Oco Martinez, Limanya Percussion, a master class of yoga and meditation, vegetarian food tasting, health and wellness conferences and more. Spanish with help in English. Free.

TESORO HOTEL Downtown Cabo, who doesn’t know where that is?

May 21. Saturday. 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Yanis Marshall Workshop. Special High Heels Dance Workshop and Street Jazz Dance Workshop for dancers and everyone who wants to learn some dance in heels. Remembering choreographs like The Spice Girls, Beyonce, etc. Marshall was a finalist on the TV Show Britain’s Got Talent in 2014 and an artistic coach of the French version of Dancing with the Stars, now the new choreographer of Cirque du Soleil’s cabaret-style show called Zumanity in Las Vegas. Also a guest teacher at the Broadway Dance Center, New York City. More info and registrations mail:

AMELIA WILKES PLAZA downtown Cabo main plaza on Hidalgo. 

Every Friday from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Handcraft market by local craftsmen. And craftschicks.

CERRITO DEL TIMBRE CULTURAL HOUSE Behind Aramburo Supermarket, downtown Cabo.

May 21. Saturday. 7:00 pm. Full Moon Nights. Every full moon local and guest artists celebrate bohemian night with live music, dance and poetry, songs written and sung by their artist. For all audiences.  Spanish and some help in English. Free.

MACONDO BOOK STORE Above La Europea at Walmart 

Every Saturday. 8:30 pm. Live music by different guest artists.  Cafe showing every wednesday. 7:30 pm. Movie club. Some  English. Free.

May 21. Saturday. 8:00 pm. Live music by Moroni Renteria and his guitar. Bohemian night with live music, wine and books. Every Saturday a different guest artist. 176 3797. To see more activities at Macondo visit


Open Monday to Sunday. From 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Donations welcome.


Every Saturday. From 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Art exhibition by local artists, workshops, paint, sculpture, photography, food tasting, theater, live music and dance. Spanish. Free.


CIRCOTEKA Angela Ceseña St. between the fourlane and Barlovento St.

Every Thursday. 7:00 pm. Reading club for kids. Actors dressed up, read and act a short story for the kids. More info about reading lounges: At Angela Ceseña St. between Fourlane Street and Barlovento St., San Jose. Spanish. Free.



May, Jun and July. Saturdays. 7:00 pm. Cultural Saturdays at Casa de Cultura. Every Saturday a different show of a different activity. Jazz and hip hop, Arabic dance, salsa dance and more. Spanish, but come on, it’s dance and dance knows no language barrier. 20 pesos donation.

 Every Tuesday. 8:00 pm. Documentary Movie Club. Every Tuesday a different documentary about human issues and wild life. Spanish, sometimes in English. Free




Every Tuesday. 6:00 pm. Different French film each week. Alianza Francesa cultural center at 525 Gomez Farias St. between Republica St and  Guerrero St. Esterito town, La Paz.  Spanish, French, English and other languages. Free.

Every Friday. 6:00 pm. International films movie club.



From Monday to Friday. 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. On permanent display, permanent photography collective exhibition that highlights the cultural identity of Baja California Sur. In the Codex Península of the Centro Cultural La Paz, on 16 de Septiembre at the corner of Belisario Dominguez. Text is in English and Spanish. Free.


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