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Trayectivo Art Walk

Trayectivo is a cultural walk through the streets of downtown Oaxaca and an introduction to the various independent art spaces within the city. The format of this month’s ...

On April 16, 2014 / By

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La China Sonidera

On April 9, 2014

Enjambre

On April 9, 2014

Orquesta de Cámara

On April 7, 2014

Lila Downs in Concert

On April 6, 2014

Catapulta Music Festival

On April 4, 2014

Oaxaca Mini Maker Faire

On March 18, 2014

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    Cafe Tacvba

    Café Tacvba have been confirmed for Corona Music Fest in Oaxaca on May 24th!!! We’ll be posting more information about the lineup for this free event shortly so ...

    On April 14, 2014 / By
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    La China Sonidera

    If you like cumbia you’ll love La China Sonidera! Self described as “Cumbia ‘ChinoOaxaqueñoItalianaChilanga’ pa Bailar”, La China Sonidera is one of our favourite local bands.  The music is ...

    On April 9, 2014 / By
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    Enjambre

    Mexican band Enjambre have just announced their first ever show in Oaxaca and here at QPO we are very excited!  Supported by Rockabilly favourites Rebel Cats, Enjambre will perform ...

    On April 9, 2014 / By
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    Orquesta de Cámara

    This week the Chamber Orchestra of the School of Fine Arts at UABJO will be presenting a series of concerts dedicated to Vivaldi, Rutter and Thomas.  Each performance ...

    On April 7, 2014 / By
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    Lila Downs in Concert

    Oaxacan singer Lila Downs will return to Teatro Macedonio Alcalá  for a special performance on Friday, May 9th. The concert is a fundraising event for the Fondo Guadalupe ...

    On April 6, 2014 / By
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    Catapulta Music Festival

    The Catapulta Music Festival is almost here! Don’t miss this opportunity to see some amazing local and international bands playing outdoors at the Museo del Ferrocarril.    Tickets ...

    On April 4, 2014 / By

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    Zaachila

    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 ...

    On February 4, 2014 / 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 January 24, 2014 / By
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    The Benito Juárez Market

    Opened in 1893, the Benito Juárez market is Oaxaca’s oldest.  Located close to the zocalo in the city centre (map), and taking up an entire block it’s very easy ...

    On November 16, 2013 / By

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    Proyecto Bibliotecas Infantiles en la Costa de Oaxaca

    San Agustin Huatulco is a community on Oaxaca’s coast with a population of approximately 400.  It is without running water, internet, reliable roads or tourist amenities.  Illiteracy is ...

    On January 7, 2014 / By
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    Volunteering in Oaxaca

    Are you interested in volunteering in Oaxaca?   If so, check out this fantastic new website: www.volunteer-oaxaca.com Volunteer-Oaxaca.com arose out of a desire to make it easier for ...

    On October 22, 2013 / By
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    The Lean Months

    ‘The Lean Months – when the harvest isn’t enough’ This short documentary by Coffee Kids International explores some of the challenges faced by coffee growing communities in Vera ...

    On October 22, 2013 / By

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