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    Mazatlán must postpone its candidacy to UNESCO Creative Cities

    On Monday morning at the offices of the Ministry of Tourism, a press conference was held in which it was announced that Mazatlan’s candidacy for being part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network must be postponed until 2021 The press conference was preceded by Papik Ramírez, Director of the Sinaloan Instituto de Cultura; Marsol Quiñonez Castro, Director of the Instituto de Cultura de Mazatlán; David González Torrentera, Secretary of Economic Development and Tourism of Mazatlán; Cecilia Sánchez Duarte, Delegate of …

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    Camerata Mazatlán captivates citizens in “De Cara al Pueblo”.

    At the rhythm of the Corrido de Mazatlan, the Camerata Mazatlan was presented and a spectacular concert was held in the neighborhood of  Urías, in the new format of the “De Cara al Pueblo” program, headed by Municipal President, Luis Guillermo Benítez Torres. Within the program, a module was installed by the Municipal Instituto de Cultura, Turismo y Arte de Mazatlan, promoting the workshops, technical careers and degrees offered by the fine arts in the Municipal Arts Center of Mazatlan …

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    Carnaval Parade will fill Olas Altas and Plazuela Machado with a fiesta

    As part of the preparatory activity for the candidacy of Mazatlan to the Network of Creative Cities of UNESCO and within the “UNESCO / Mazatlan International Forum”, the Instituto de Cultura, Turismo y Arte has organized a Carnaval parade for Thursday, the 06 of June at 5:30 pm, starting at the Shield in Olas Altas. The artistic cast of this tour will be composed of the three winning dance tams of Mazatlan Carnaval 2019; “Fantasía Marina”, by Astros Dance Studio …

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    Representatives of UNESCO fall in love with the Port

    Throughout the years, the Port of Mazatlan earned the name of “The Pearl of the Pacific” for its architectural beauty, natural wonders and the history that has been written, unique elements that were shown to the representatives of the UNESCO offices in Mexico, in the official activities of the Mazatlan candidacy to the Creative Cities Network. After concluding the UNESCO Mazatlan Conversative: Creative Cities for Diversity and Innovation, the representatives had a guided tour that began at the Mazatlan Lighthouse, …

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    “Street Art Fashion Show”: beauty and altruism in Olas Altas

    After sunset, the traditional Paseo Olas Altas was transformed into a spectacular catwalk with the “Street Art Fashion Show”, a fashion and urban art event that seeks to fill the beats of the “Eternal Heart” with life, the house of assistance for  older adults in street situations, run by Mazatlan DIF System. The Sonoran designer Édgar Ponce, an artist who has Mazatlan in his soul, devised this event that, with the full support of the H. Ayuntamiento de Mazatlán, brought …

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