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Events calendar: March 2019

1-5

Carnivals

Enjoy this universal festival of folklore, music, and parades at many Copa Airlines destinations.

 


1

Bogotá

Metro Salsa Concert

Víctor Manuelle, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, and Maelo Ruiz.

Autopista Norte Events Center.


1-2

Medellín

La Solar Festival

Fusion, reggaeton, electronic music, and hardcore tropical music give this festival a very Latino and urban vibe. Guests include Alesso, Zion & Lennox, and Robin Schulz.

Parque Norte.


1-4

Puerto Vallarta

National Charro Festival

Showcases the most-skilled horsemen and horsewomen from several states.

Miguel “Prieto” Ibarra Charro Arena.


1-5

Curaçao

Carnival

Colorful parades, floats, costumes, and characters, not to mention beauty contests and carnival queens.


1-6

Guadalajara

Carnival

Folklore fest with parades, dancing, costumes, and more.


1-6

Recife

Carnival

One of the most entertaining, popular, and multi-cultural carnivals in Brazil, featuring a variety of rhythms, from caboclinho and coco rueda to maracatu.


1-8

Medellín

Lucho Bermúdez Exhibit: “Maestro of Maestros”

The maestro spent fifteen years in Medellín, where he shaped many of his unforgettable musical creations.

Pablo Tobón Uribe Theater.


1-9

Rio de Janeiro

Carnival

The country’s most popular celebration: the Río carnival’s famed, acclaimed, and incomparable parades and many samba clubs.


1-31

New York

Andy Warhol – From A to B and Back Again

The first retrospective of the artist’s work to bring together all the various aspects, media, and stages of his career.

Whitney Museum.

 


1-31

Orlando

Mardi Gras

Spectacular parades with colorful floats, costumed characters, concerts, beaded necklaces, and authentic New Orleans cuisine.

Universal Studios.


1-31 (except Wednesdays)

New York

Chicago

One of the best musicals ever.

Ambassador Theater.


1-31 (except Tuesdays)

New York

Harlem Jazz Night Out

Three hidden jazz haunts and interesting tales of Harlem’s storied past.

Leaves from Columbus Circle, Midtown Manhattan.


1-31

Santiago de los Caballeros

Eduardo León Jimenes Art Competition Exhibition

Exhibit of the winning pieces in the 27th Eduardo León Jimenes Art Competition.

Centro León.


1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9

New York

Frozen on Broadway

St. James Theatre.


2

Los Angeles

Sarah Brightman in Concert

The Hymn Tour.

Honda Center.


2

Medellín

Passenger to Bethania

Last day of this work based on stories by Gonzalo Arango, the founder of Nadaism.

El Trueque Theater.


2-3

Panama City

38th Afro-Antillean Fair

Gastronomic and artistic festival hosted by the Society of Friends of the Afro-Antillean Museum.

Atlapa Convention Center.

 


2-5

Barranquilla

Carnival

One of the most colorful carnivals in the world, known for its ethnic diversity, music, dancing, more than 500 folklore groups, and its joyful atmosphere.


3

Chicago

Polar Plunge

Take the plunge into chilly Lake Michigan to help raise funds for the Special Olympics.

Lake Shore Drive.


3-5

Oranjestad

Carnival

Closing events of the 65th edition of the Aruba Carnival. Magnum carnival parade, closing parade, and burning of the King Momo effigy.


4

Mexico City

Book Fair

Last day of this cultural event for lovers of books and literature.

Minería Palace.


4

Santa Cruz de la Sierra

The Grand Women’s Fair

Last day of this event intended to encourage women to enter the workforce and the professions.

Santa Cruz Exhibition Center.


4-10

Havana

18th International Rhythm and Dance Festival

Competitions: percussion, casino dance, and rumba.

Theaters and concert halls.


5

Cancún

Chayanne

Desde el Alma Tour

Beto Ávila Baseball Stadium.


5

Port-au-Prince

Mardi Gras

Large crowds line the roads to enjoy parades, colorful masks, elaborate costumes, music, and dancing.


5-7

Guadalajara

ANTAD & Food Expo

Food and beverage fair aimed at industry manufacturers and suppliers.

Guadalajara Exhibition Center.


5-8

Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo Chamber of Commerce Hub

Commercial event where national and international small, medium, and large businesses show products and services, get updates, and learn about new trends.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Convention Center (MIREX).


5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20

Bogotá

Hombres a la Plancha

Musical that finally shows women what men are really thinking.

La Castellana National Theater.


6-10

Las Vegas

Shen Yun: Experience a Divine Culture

Classical, ethnic, and folk dances based on stories.

The Smith Center.


6-11

Cartagena

Cartagena International Film Festival (FICCI)

Event intended to promote Ibero-American filmmaking, with a focus on Colombian cinema and international exposure.

 


6-31

Orlando

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Gorgeous roses and colorful flowers, wild flora, Disney topiaries, and horticulture exhibits.

Epcot.


7-8

Mendoza

2nd International “Water for the Future” Congress and Exhibition

An opportunity to share information on actions to encourage water security and face the challenges of climate change.

Cultural & University Module.


8-10

Buenos Aires

Tattoo Show

National and international tattoo artists and designers show off their skills. Competitions and distributors of body jewelry.

La Rural Convention and Exhibit Center.


8-11

Mendoza

National Wine Harvest Festival

Mendoza vintners festival with time-honored visits to wine cellars and vineyards. Rites of thanks to God and Mother Earth.


8-15

Guadalajara

Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG)

Dissemination, appreciation, and promotion of Mexican filmmaking on the international stage.

FICG Cinema at the University of Guadalajara.


8-18

Rio de Janeiro

Summer Games

Surfing, beach tennis, races, swimming, skateboarding, and more.


9

Washington DC

Rock ‘N’ Roll Marathon

More than 15,000 athletes will take part in this scenic marathon —headlined by Carbon Leaf— around the National Mall and various other historic monuments along the route.

 


9

Chicago

Shamrock Beer Run

Entertaining race where participants hydrate with beer.

Arlington International Race Course.


9-10

Tampa

Gasparilla Music Festival

A full weekend of music on five stages with more than forty bands, including The Avett Brothers and Gary Clarck Jr.

Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park.


9-17

San Juan

Circus Fest in Old San Juan

International circus festival, with nine international companies and more than eighty shows a day.


10, 17, 24, 31

New York

Stomp

Amazing show that combines theater, music, and humor.

Orpheum Theater.


10

Rio de Janeiro

The Rio of the Samba: Resistance and Reinvention (Exhibit)

Photographs, objects, performances, and installations.

Río Art Museum (MAR).

 

11

11-13

Los Angeles

LA Kids Market

Fair featuring the best in children’s fashion, along with maternity clothing and related products.

California Market Center.


11-22

Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta International Film Festival (FICPV)

More than forty films will be shown free of charge at various locations. Guest of honor: Chile.


12-15

Rosario

Expoagro

Outdoor expo with the latest technology and business for the agriculture and farming sector.

San Nicolás Fairgrounds and Racetrack.


12-13

Rosario

25th Wholesale Clothing Expo: Fall-Winter Golden Fashion

Seasonal fashion, clothing and footwear.

Hotel Savoy.


12-14

San Pedro de Sula

Moscow International Travel & Tourism Fair (MITT)

Expocentro.


12-17

Las Vegas

Cirque Du Soleil – O

Bellagio Theater.


12-17

Belo Horizonte

Mom and Baby Fair

Babies’ and children’s fashion, with more than 150 exhibitors offering all types of products and services: fashion, furniture, decor, layettes, and baby carriages.

Expominas.


13 y 15

Las Vegas

Cher in Concert

Park Theater.


13-15

Cartagena

Colombiamar

Scientific-academic fair intended to facilitate the exchange of information and knowledge on naval design and engineering.

Cartagena de Indias Convention Center.


13, 15, 17

Bogotá

Madama Butterfly

Opera in three acts based on the eponymous story by John Luther Long, set to music by Giacomo Puccini.

Julio Mario Santo Domingo Theater.


14-16

Quito

Xpotex

Textile machinery, fashion, footwear, weddings, and beauty.

Quito Exhibition Center (CEQ).

 


14-17

Buenos Aires

CAFIRA

International expo of manufacturers and importers of decorative articles and items for the home.

Costa Salguero.


14-20

Panama City

9th Theater Arts Festival (FAE19)

National theater and contemporary dance works, plus works from France, Spain, Brazil, Argentina, México, Colombia, Uruguay, and Costa Rica.

Various theaters around the city.


14-23

Curaçao

Plein Air International Art Festival

Local and international artists will paint on land and underwater. The paintings will be put on sale at the close of the festival.


14-24

Washington, DC

Environmental Film Festival

More than one hundred films for all audiences, with topical discussions and social events.

Museums, embassies, libraries, universities, and local theaters.


14-24

David

San José de David International Fair

Parades on horseback, cattle, flowers, sweets, handicrafts, music, and entertainment for the whole family.


15

Boston

Roberto Carlos in Concert

Boch Center Wang Theatre


15

Guayaquil

Animal Fest Ecuador

Take part in family activities with pets and learn how to feed and care for them.

Barcelona Stadium.


15-16

San José

Joan Manuel Serrat in Concert

Mediterráneo da Capo Tour.

Melico Salazar Theater.


15-21

Salta

Master Classes – Orchestra Conducting Competition

Run by maestro Noam Zur, conductor of the Salta Symphony Orchestra, the competition is open to conductors of any age from anywhere in the world. No limit on the number of listeners.

Salta Provincial Theater.


16-17

Mexico City

Vive Latino Festival

Features great rock bands and various alternative music genres.

Foro Sol.


16-17

Bogotá

Tattoo Music Fest

Tattoo lovers and tattoo artists come together around entertainment, music, art, and alternative culture.

Corferias.


16

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade

The parade will be held on the Saturday before St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago and New York. It will take place on Sunday the 17th in Boston, Toronto, and Montreal.


16

Bucaramanga

Jessi Uribe and Friends in Concert

Cenfer S.A. Event and Exhibition Center in Bucaramanga.


17-19

Boston

Seafood Expo North America

The seafood market that brings together suppliers from around the world. Conferences, equipment, services, and new products.

Convention and Exhibition Center.


18-20

São Paulo

Expo Brazil Fair

Fair featuring household items, home appliances, toys, gifts, stationery, and sweets.

Expo Center Norte.


18-22

San Francisco

Game Developers Conference (GDC)

Game industry event where programmers, producers, artists, game designers, and audio professionals show the latest in creative and innovative games.

Moscone Convention Center.


19

New York

Ice Hockey

An excellent family day. Enjoy a great atmosphere with the New York Rangers.

Madison Square Garden.


19-24

Panama City

Macrofest

Fashion and creativity festival organized by Physical Models.

Santa Ana and Plaza V Centenario.


20

Boston

Ariana Grande in Concert

TD Garden.


20

Guyana

Holi

Festival of colors: a Hindu celebration that represents the triumph of good over evil.


Mar. 20 – Apr. 13.

Washington DC

National Cherry Blossom Festival

Homage to spring that honors the gift of 3,000 cherry trees from Japan in 1912.


20-23

São Paulo

FESPA Brazil

Fair featuring digital printing, visual communications, wide formats, textiles, decoration, and sublimation printing.

Expo Center Norte.


21

New York

New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Jaap van Zweeden directs Brahms’ First Symphony.

David Geffen Hall.


21

Panama City

Launch of postage stamps to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Panamanian capital.

The stamps have 4 thematic designs: Historic Panama, Diverse Panama, Panama in Solidarity, and Possibilities of Panama.

Gladys Vidal Auditorium.

 


21

Bogotá

Young Talents of the Cartagena International Music Festival 2019

Concert to present the competition’s winning performers.

Julio Mario Santo Domingo Studio Theater.

 

21-25

Medellín

Expofinca 2019

Agriculture fair for small- and medium-sized producers, featuring: horse shows, heifers, pets, dogs, and cats.

Plaza Mayor Exhibition and Convention Center.

 

22

22-23

Monterrey

Going North

Festival of music, art, and traditions. Bands; northern-style outdoor fair; market; a reproduction of Magic Place, one of the state’s first cantinas; the lake.

Fundidora Park.

 

22-24

Denver

Home Show

Everything related to interior and exterior design and decor.

National Western Complex.


23

Los Angeles

Roberto Carlos in Concert

Microsoft Theater.


23

Buenos Aires

Paul McCartney in Concert

Freshen Up Tour.

Argentina Polo Ground


23

Cancún

Armin van Buuren in Concert

Hotel Melody Maker.


23

Bogotá

52nd Vallenato Legend Festival Kick-Off

Culture and folklore fest held every year in Valledupar kicks off in Bogotá with the Kings of Vallenato 2019.

Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo.


23-24

Bogotá

Signs and Language: Theater for the Deaf

Theater company that promotes deaf language and culture through its theater works.

Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo.


24

Miami

Muse in Concert

BB&T Center.


24-7

Chicago

Macy’s Flower Show

Flower show bids welcome to spring.

Macy’s Store.


24

Washington DC

Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon – The Super Live

Musical entertainment based on the television series and its themes of love, justice, and friendship.

Warner Theatre.


24

Aruba

International Aruba Half-marathon (13 miles)

Run from San Nicolás Island to Oranjestad.

Joe Laveist – Alhambra Casino.


25

25-28

IDEA 19

Miami

Nonwovens and engineering at an event that brings together speakers, hundreds of exhibitors, and myriad innovative ideas.

Miami Beach Convention Center.


25-31

Guadalajara

Jalisco Open

More than one hundred professional tennis players from Mexico and promising young international players.

Pan-American Tennis Center.


26

26

Cancún

Cats

Show told entirely through music and dance where the action is set on a giant rubbish dump.

Bull Ring.


27-31

Quito

EMS World Americas

Academic event with conferences, forums, and exhibits to help update and implement the best in technology for emergencies and disasters.

Swissotel.


 27-31

Denver

Auto Show

Event presenting car models with the most innovative technology. Hybrids, exotic, economy, and family cars.

Colorado Convention Center.


27-31

Santa Cruz de la Sierra

FICAD (International Exhibition for Building, Architecture and Design)

Interior design, equipment, technology, and materials.

Santa Cruz Exhibition Center.


27-31

New Orleans

Tennessee Williams Festival

Brings together speakers, playwrights, authors, and actors in more than a dozen theater works.

French Quarter.


27-31

Toronto

One of a Kind Show & Sale

Home fair offers unique handmade products and promotes Canadian artisanry.

Enercare Center, Exhibition Place.


28-30

São Paulo

Brasil Brau

Promotes the Brazilian beer industry as one of the best in the world.

São Paulo Expo Exhibition & Convention Center.


29

Chicago

WhiskyFest 2019

Opportunity to try an extensive selection of Scotch, Irish, bourbon, rye, and other whiskies, along with other spirits.

Hyatt Regency Chicago.


29-31

Bogotá

Avant Garde Dance Company & The Place

London dance troupe that combines hip hop and contemporary dance. The troupe presents Fagin’s Twist, a new take on Charles Dickens’s classic Oliver Twist.

Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo.


29-31

Los Angeles

Massive Attack in Concert

Hollywood Palladium.


29-31

Miami

Ultra Music Festival

The most well-known electronic music festival.

Miami Marine Stadium at Virginia Key Beach Park.


29-31

Buenos Aires

Lollapalooza

Three days of more than one hundred bands on five stages. Arctic Monkeys, Kendrick Lamar, Twenty One Pilots, Lenny Kravitz, Post Malone, Sam Smith, and Tiësto, among others.

San Isidro Racetrack.


29-31

New Orleans

Saints and Sinners Literary Festival

Festival that brings together the LGBT literary community, presenting authors and editors with new titles for fans of LGBT literature.

Hotel Monteleone.


29-31

Curaçao

Caribbean Gay Spring Break Festival

Cultural event that brings the LGBTQ community together to celebrate with a series of parties, local and international DJs, artists, and performers.


30

Bucaramanga

Peter Manjarrés in Concert

Cenfer S.A. Event and Exhibition Center


30-31

New Orleans

Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival

Family event where everyone can enjoy music, dancing, and African dance and school band competitions.

Louis Armstrong Park.


31

Tampa

8th Worldwide Cuban Sandwich Festival

Cuban sandwiches from around the world, live music, dancing, and domino tournaments.

Centennial Park.


1-31

Santiago de Chile

International Book Fair (FILSA)

Cultural event that brings more than one hundred authors together with editors, illustrators, and readers. Presentations, children’s activities, and book signings.

Estación Mapocho Cultural Center.


1-31

Panama City

Molas: Overlays of Wisdom

Exhibit of these colorful textiles that bear witness to Guna artisanry.

Interoceanic Canal Museum


1-31

New York

17th The Orchid Show

Amazing exhibit featuring many varieties of the most exotic orchids.

New York Botanical Garden.