It emerged in 1993 with an attractive calendar that ranks it among the most important forums for the manifestation of artistic expression. The quality of its programming gives it a prominent place nationally and makes Mazatlan a distinguished cultural destination in the Northwest of Mexico.
On the calendar of events local, national and invited countries, artists whose performances dignify music, theatre, dance, ballet, singing, literature and fine arts all come together.
Its programming draws on the experience of artists and international companies but allows the incursion of creators and performers taught in the Municipal Center of Mazatlan Arts classrooms.
The FCM (Festival Cultural Mazatlan) calendar spreads throughout the months of October, November and December and attracts a broad audience that fills the Angela Peralta Theater, churches, plazas and outside spaces of the urban and rural area of the municipality of Mazatlán, Sinaloa.
Among its objectives is the creation of new audiences for the appreciation of the performing arts and the diffusion of art and culture as a means to sensitize the population.
Creators of world-renowned creators enriches the level of the Mazatlán Cultural Festival that has become a joyful choice of art and culture in the Northwest of Mexico. Its programming is looked forward to annually by local and national audiences, and the foreign community living in Mazatlan.