For the first time residents and tourists of the port of Mazatlan will have the opportunity to enjoy the archaeological exhibition ‘Mammoth, the giant of Prehistory’ at the Archaeological Museum of Mazatlan from May 17 to July 26.
The remains of the Mammoth were located in 1996 during the construction of a water tank in Ecatepec de Morelos, State of Mexico. It is estimated that it weighed approximately ten tons and was 10,500 years old. The skeleton rescued and restored in 80% has an approximate weight of two and a half tons and during the exhibition it reaches a height of four meters.
Gibran de la Torre, in charge of the Museum of the National Institute of Anthropology and History, said that thanks to the efforts of the INAH, the INAH Sinaloa Center, the City Council of Mazatlan and the Social and Cultural Action Commission of Cabildo, this exhibition could be brought to the port.
So we invite you to not miss this great opportunity and travel to Prehistory with the Mammoth of Ecatepec.
The Institute of Culture, Tourism and Art of Mazatlan invite you to enjoy the Spring Season 2019 whose artistic billboard will give continuity to the cultural festival of the port with great events and guest artists.
From March to June, enjoy with the family the Spring Season 2019 of Mazatlan Culture!
Achieving not only a great call in each of the events that were part of the Mazatlan Carnival, greater inclusion, the return of certain traditions and privileging family entertainment; as a resounding success evaluated the municipal authorities, mazatlecos and tourists to the Mazatlan International Carnival 2019 ‘Equinoccio, the Rebirth of the Senses’ achieving with this to remain as one of the best carnivals throughout Mexico.
Coronations with guest artists of great recognition in Mexico and abroad, the participation of ‘Banda El Recodo’ celebrating its 80th Anniversary, Carnival parades with 33 impressive and beautiful allegorical cars where reflected the professionalism and talent of the artists Rigoberto Lewis, Jorge Osuna and Ocean Rodriguez, ‘comparsas’ whose joy, dances and costumes dazzled all the attendees, a spectacular Naval Combat that every year dazzles with its novelties and what to say about one of the biggest dance floors in the world, having as a perfect frame the pier of Mazatlan and being completely free, is part of what the thousands of Mazatlan and tourists who gathered at the Pearl of the Pacific enjoyed.
We extend our gratitude to all those who privileged us with their visit and we are waiting for you at the Mazatlan International Carnival 2020 from February 20-25.
Starting Wednesday, February 27, in the tourist corridor of the Golden Zone located at the beginning of Playa Gaviotas Avenue, you can admire the photographic exhibition “Carnaval Internacional de Mazatlan Siempre Vivo” (Mazatlan International Carnival Always Alive) by the talented photographer Salvador Herrera that will transport you to magic, joy, colors and mysticism that has wrapped throughout its history to the Mazatlan International Carnival.
Admire the history and beauty of our carnivals and live with us the maximum feast of the port.
Welcome to the Mazatlan International Carnival 2019!
From February 28 to 5 March we invite you to enjoy the maximum celebration of the port, the Mazatlan International Carnival 2019 that will carry as its motto ‘Equinox: The Renaissance of the Senses’ considered for its majesty, events and projection as one of the best carnivals in Mexico.
That is why we share with all of you the new sovereigns that will be crowned during this great festival:
- King of Joy – Roberto Tirado will be crowned on Thursday, February 28 at the Sister Cities Park with the special presentation of Chuy Lizarraga.
- Queen of the Floral Games – Yamile Zatarain will be crowned on Friday, March 1 at the Teodoro Mariscal Stadium with the special presentation of Los Angeles Azules, Maria Jose and Ana Torroja.
- Carnaval Queen – Karla Rivas will be crowned on Saturday, March 2 at the Teodoro Mariscal Stadium with the special presentation of Emmanuel & Mijares.
- Children’s Queen – Dania Zatarain will be crowned on Monday, March 4 at the Teodoro Mariscal Stadium with the special presentation of 90’s Pop Tour.
The magic and majestic style of the artist Rigoberto Lewis will be present at the Mazatlan Carnival 2019 thanks to the legacy left before his departure, 13 Carnival floats will be built through the Las Anas Lewis Association with unpublished designs of the artist.
Ana, Rigoberto’s niece, said that the royal carriage will have a height of almost 15 meters towards the throne with a design aimed at women in a renaissance and baroque style.
For the first time the Mazatlan Carnival 2019 parade will combine the tradition, creativity, modernity and style of 3 artists from Mexico.
After 54 years of being part of this great holiday, 2014 was the last year that the artist Rigoberto Lewis participated with his designs in the Mazatlan Carnival, since in January of that same year he died after having suffered a stroke.
So now you know, from February 28 to March 5, we are waiting for you at the Mazatlan International Carnival 2019!