Mazatlan Cultural Festival 2017

Mazatlan Cultural Festival 2017

From October 5 to December 16 will be the long awaited Mazatlan Cultural Festival 2017 that this year will shine as never since it will not only exceed any programming that has had in previous years but with this edition will celebrate 100 years of cultural life in Mazatlan.

In a press conference the Director of the Institute of Culture, Tourism and Art of Mazatlan, Raul Rico, emphasized that the program of the Mazatlan Cultural Festival and the Sinaloa Cultural Festival, which for the first time will develop shows together.

During the Mazatlan Cultural Festival 2017 will participate artists from Spain, Cuba, Mexico, Brazil and the United States who will conquer the audience through great productions for all tastes and ages, as concerts, dance, theater, fine arts, literature and the presentation of four monumental operas: Il travatore, Suor Angelica, Carmen and Dido and Aeneas. These great works that catapulted its composers to fame will give continuity to the artistic project that maintains Mazatlán in the world operatic map, in a time in which Mexico almost does not produce opera.

The Mazatlan Cultural Festival will feature the Angela Peralta Theater, Casa Haas Museum, Angela Peralta Gallery, Rubio Gallery, Plazuela Machado, Olas Altas, Military Prison, Sagrada Familia Church, San Carlos Borromeo and Iglesia Cristiana. The popular colonias: Ricardo Flores Magon, Adolfo Lopez Mateos, Benito Juárez, Constitution and the Lineal Park.

During the autumn/winter season will offer massive free shows in the streets such as a tribute to Pedro Infante, 100 years since his birth, the celebration of Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead) and the performance of the legendary Sonora Santanera in the heart of Olas Altas, on December 1st.

Will also have the participation of Mazatlan consolidated groups such as the Camerata Mazatlan, Guillermo Sarabia Choir, Angela Peralta Choir, Folkloric Ballet of the Instituto de Cultura, Mazatlan Ballet Company and the company Iguana Roja Teatro.

Programa del Festival Cultural Mazatlán 2017

Tickets for the events at Angela Peralta Theater range $50 to $600 mexican pesos and are available at the box office. Much of the programming and most of the major events will be broadcast live through the portal

Direct Flights from Calgary to Mazatlan

Direct Flights from Calgary to Mazatlan

Airlines Flights to MazatlanWestJet Airlines recently opened its new direct flight between the cities of Calgary and Mazatlan, which represents an increase in the number of seats from the United States and Canada.

During the event, the Secretary of Tourism of Sinaloa, Marco Antonio Garcia Castro, announced that he had just completed a working tour by United States and Canada where they held meetings with representatives of United Airlines, WestJet and Sunwing, resulting in the consolidation of the diversification of markets that Mazatlan currently has.

With American Airlines the routes with Phoenix, Los Angeles and Dallas were strengthened while with Sun Country and Delta the one of Minneapolis. In addition launched new routes from Chicago and Houston operated by United Airlines and Denver by Sun Country.

In the case of Canada are consolidated routes from Edmonton, Vancouver with Sunwing and for the case of Calgary, Sunwing and WestJet. Also with Sunwing were confirmed new flights coming from Saskatoon, Regina and Winnipeg.

This is how Mazatlan continues to consolidate its connectivity in front of the Tianguis Turistico 2018 to be held in the Colonial City on the Beach from April 16 to 19.

Will start the expansion of the Mazatlan International Center

Will start the expansion of the Mazatlan International Center

The Economic Development Secretary of Mazatlan Raul Llera Martinez announced the start of expansion works at the Mazatlan International Center (MIC), specifically in its exhibition area, extending its capacity from 5,000 to 18,000 square meters, which will open the opportunity to attract large-scale exhibitions such as footwear, mining, among others.

The renovation of this area contemplates the construction of both fixed and removable areas and will position Mazatlan as the fourth destination that will have an exhibition space of 18,000 square meters.

This expansion is part of the preparations that take place in the Pearl of the Pacific on the eve of the Tianguis Turistico 2018 where great positive results are expected for Mazatlan.

Mazatlan International Center

Mazatlan new service from Denver – Sun Country Airlines

Mazatlan new service from Denver – Sun Country Airlines

Sun Country is excited to announce new service between Denver and Mazatlan, the Colonial City on the Beach.

Wednesday service runs January 24 – March 7, 2018, and will also connect to flights to/from Minneapolis/St. Paul, offering Minneapolis/St. Paul-area residents even more options for flights to the ever-favorite destination of Mazatlan.

Mazatlan offers great beaches, numerous restaurants and bars, a charming and historical downtown area, and excellent hotels and resorts.

For more information visit Sun Country Airlines

Added Values Playa Mazatlan Beach Hotel

Meet Jann Karam

Meet Jann Karam

Playa Mazatlan Beach Hotel proudly presents MAZATLAN COMEDY CLUB SEASON 4 with:


Stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and artist Jann Karam has made numerous appearances on NBC’s Tonight Show and The Late Show with David Letterman. Jann played one of Jerry’s girlfriends on Seinfeld (rated #1 by UPROXX in “A Very Important and Scientific” ranking of Jerry’s all-time on-camera inamoratas) and in addition to series regular roles, she has guest starred on countless TV sitcoms. Her award-winning Castle Rock produced short film Under the Big Muu-Muu is about her mother’s irritating and funny weekend visit. Around Los Angeles, Jann performs her critically acclaimed theatrical solo show, Reclining Nude on La Cienega, recently produced and recorded for broadcast by the legendary George Schlatter. Jann regularly performs standup on tour with Dana Carvey.

Learn more about JANN KARAM at official website

Tickets for all shows are $600 pesos (cash only) and include:

Dinner, Drinks and Entertainment, all inside the only Vegas style showroom in town; the renown VENADOS Showroom at Playa Mazatlan Beach Hotel!

Terms and Conditions:

* Tickets go on sale at the concierge desk of Playa Mazatlan Beach Hotel or inquire online at and, CHAT or FACEBOOK. Only $600 MXN per person, includes open bar and all you can eat buffet from 6:00pm – 9:00pm.

Mexican Pacific League Baseball Season 2017-2018

Mexican Pacific League Baseball Season 2017-2018

The Mexican Pacific League announced the Official Calendar of the season 2017-2018 that will start on October 10 at Emilio Ibarra Almada Stadium with the opening game played between the teams ‘Cañeros de Los Mochis’ (Los Mochis Sugar Cane Growers) and ‘Aguilas de Mexicali’ (Mexicali Eagles).

In the same way on 11 and 12 will start the role of games in the other squares, being for the ‘Venados de Mazatlan’ (Mazatlan Deers) team the start of the season on Wednesday, October 11 in the Teodoro Mariscal Stadium face to the team Charros de Jalisco (Jalisco Horsemen).

The first round of the Baseball Season 2017-2018 will conclude on Sunday, November 19, to immediately to give way for the All-Star Game to be held at Emilio Ibarra Almada Stadium on Monday November 20, a day later will start the second round of the league and conclude on Friday December 29. It should be noted that the winner of the Baseball Season 2017-2018 will represent Mexico in the 2018 Caribbean Series to be held in February in the city of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

Calendar of the Season 2017_2018 Mexican Pacific League

Enjoy the season 2017-2018 of the Mexican Pacific League and support your favorite team!