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Day of the Dead 2016

Based on the belief that the souls of the dead return to earth to visit their families each November, Día de Muertos is one of the most important ...

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    Los Autenticos Decadentes

    Argentina’s legendary Los Autenticos Decadentes are bringing their 30th anniversary tour to Oaxaca on October 26 for a night filled with ska, rock and cumbia. For their first ...

    On 10/23/2016 / By
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    Nano Concerts – Paulina y el Buscapié

    Nano Concerts is a fantastic way to hear local music: three 20 minute concerts in three separate locations. The October edition of Nano Concerts will be held on Friday, ...

    On 10/23/2016 / By
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    Festival Cultural Interfaz

    Music, theatre and dance performances; visual arts and literature workshops; conferences and round-table discussions, all this in a week dedicated to creativity and culture as the Festival Cultural ...

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    Oaxaca Printmaking Fair

    The Feria Gráfica Oaxaca Printmaking Fair returns this month with a two-day exhibition and sale of local art on October 31 and November 1. Oaxaca is the capital of ...

    On 10/23/2016 / By
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    Art in Oaxaca: August

    Our beautiful city of Oaxaca is often taken in via the viewfinder of a camera. Whether you are working with a pro set-up, a selfie stick or a ...

    On 08/20/2016 / By
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    Art in Oaxaca: July

    There is no doubt that the Guelaguetza season in Oaxaca is a feast for the senses. First time visitors, long-time lovers of Oaxaca and locals alike will find ...

    On 07/20/2016 / By


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    CONVIVIO: A Creative Space

    Convivio taken literally means to ‘co-exist’, but in Mexico and Central America the word is often used to refer to an informal get-together or gathering, often involving food. ...

    On 06/14/2016 / By
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    Jardín Etnobotánico de Oaxaca

    Officially opened in 1998, the Jardín Etnobotánico de Oaxaca (or ethnobotanic garden), was designed by Oaxacan artist Francisco Toledo as an alternative to the government’s plan to develop ...

    On 02/10/2016 / By
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    The town of Zaachila was one of the last strongholds of the Zapotec people and is named after Zaachila Yoo, the 14th/15th century Zapotec leader.   While the area ...

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