In a meeting led by the Secretary of Tourism of Sinaloa, Marco Antonio Garcia Castro, and the General Director of Marketing and Mexico Tourism Board (CPTM), was officially presented the Communication and Tourism Promotion Plan of Sinaloa where for the first time is launching a comprehensive communication program in the United States and Canada to promote the unique experiences offered by Mazatlan and the state of Sinaloa.
Yesterday night, the spirit of the International Mazatlan Carnival 2018 flooded the majestic Angela Peralta Theater with the presentation of the candidates who will compete for the highest award of the holidays of the port and that in its edition 120 will take as motto, Patasalada: The Circus of the Talents!
With a joyful spirit and colorful choreographies allusive to the circus show, officially started the preparations for the Mazatlan International Carnival 2018 Patasalada: The Circus of the Talents!, which will be held in Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico from February 8 to 13, 2018.
In this edition the Mazatlan Carnival will pay tribute to the men and women who have nurtured the history of Mazatlan, such as: Pedro Infante, Lola Beltran, Cruz Lizarraga, Genaro Estrada, Martiniano Carvajal, Winnie Farmer, Enrique Alonso, Lupita Castro, Jose Angel Espinoza “Ferrusquilla, Ramon Lopez Alvarado, La “Nana” Ramirez, Guillermo Sarabia, Rigo Lewis, among other distinguished mazatlecos.
Each reign will be represented by some symbol of our state:
King of Joy – ‘The Shrimp’ as Sinaloa is one of the leaders in its production and whose quality allows it to be distributed in different parts of Mexico and the world.
Queen Children – ‘The Sailfish’ the biodiversity of the state allows the abundance of this species.
Queen of the Carnival – ‘The Deer’ symbol of the geography of Sinaloa.
Arts – ‘The Mango’ symbol of the creative force of the earth.
So now you know, Patasalada: The Circus of Talents! will fill the Mazatlan International Carnival 2018, We are waiting for you!
In recent days a delegation from the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association visited Mazatlan (FCCA) headed by her president Michele Paige and composed by Javier Gallardo of Carnival Cruise, Russell Daya of Disney Cruise Line, Silvia Hernandez and Pablo Lepez, consultants of the FCCA ; visited the port of Mazatlan, Sinaloa to start working meetings with the Secretary of Tourism of the state where they addressed issues on the itineraries of arrivals of shipping tourism and a guided tour was held where were outlined the works of embellishment that nowadays are realized in the port for the Tianguis Turistico of Mexico to be held in this city in 2018.
At a press conference, the Secretary of Tourism of Sinaloa, Marco Antonio Garcia Castro highlighted the importance of this meeting where not only seeks to increase the number of days in arrivals, but also that the FCCA knows the attractions that Mazatlan offers to its visitors to assess the potential for tourism shipping overnight one night in the port.
During its stay, the FCCA delegation had the opportunity to give a traveled through by the city, enjoy a walk in the Historic Center and see a concert offered by the Camerata Mazatlan directed by Maestro Enrique Patron de Rueda in the beautiful Angela Peralta Theater.
Yesterday, the International Festival Revueltas 2017 started in the city of Durango where the culture, theater, music and literature are combined in more than 300 shows that will be performing in different stages of the entity from October 4 to 22.
The head of the Secretariat of Tourism of Durango, Victor Hugo Castañeda, announced that the International Festival Revueltas 2017 will be enjoyed in 26 of the 39 municipalities of the state of Durango and that a portion of the profits will be channeled to support the victims of the earthquakes of last September.
Visit Durango and enjoy in Family the International Festival Revueltas 2017!
After seven years of absence, the Disney Cruise Line arrived in Mazatlan with the Disney Wonder cruise ship from Puerto Vallarta with 2,654 passengers and 1,022 crew members.
The return of the shipping company Disney Cruises Line represents good news for Mazatlan not only by the projection it provides to the destination but for being one of the most demanding shipping relating to security, safety and attractiveness, so we expect its confidence will be replicated in other cruise lines.
During the welcome ceremony were present the Secretary of Tourism of Sinaloa, Marco Antonio Garcia Castro, the Secretary of Municipal Economic Development, Raul Lleraz Martinez, Silvia Ernest, representative of the API and authorities of the ship.
Also it was confirmed the arrival of another ship of the shipping company Disney for next Wednesday, October 18.