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You are invited to celebrate Carnavales and Virgen de la Candelaria, both are very popular celebrations in Peru happening every year in February. Virgen de la Candelaria is one of the largest festivals of culture, music and dancing which on November 2014 was declared Intangible Cultural Heritage by the UNESCO.
An evening where Peruvian Rhythms and guest performers will showcase typical dance performances celebrating the Carnival Season, along with a selection of typical dishes and after-party.
Date: Saturday March 3rd
Venue: Dover Community Association.
Doors open at 5PM.
Shows starts at 7PM
Tickets at $10
Kids under 12 – free
Food and beverages available for purchase.
For information and advance tickets purchase, contact:
Pamela (587) 580-5406 / Willy (403) 869-4696 – NW
Odalis (587) 894-2480 – SW
Milagros (403) 903-7399 – NE
Magaly (403) 667-2503 – SE
Alternatively you can contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
DONDE: Thorncliffe Greenview Centre, 5600 Centre St N, Calgary, AB T2K 0T3
CUÁNDO: Sábado, 3 de Marzo de 2018 | 6:00 PM – 1:00 AM
COMPRAR TICKETS: https://goo.gl/jjhzVf
Acompáñanos a celebrar una de las fiestas latinas más alegres del año en donde te ofreceremos alegría, color, música, comida y baile. Carnavales de mi Tierra es un evento para mayores de 15 años.
Disfrutarán de música en vivo y las mejores canciones para bailar con el DJ HENRY.
Grupos de baile estarán representando los carnavales de Rio (Brazil), Barranquilla (Colombia) y El Callao (Venezuela).
¡Tendremos rifas y un premio al mejor disfraz!
CONTACTO: 403-630-7168 | 403-200-0021
Red Empresarial de Calgary, REC, invites you to the 2nd Latin carnival party “CARNAVALES DE MI TIERRA”.
WHERE: Thorncliffe Greenview Centre, 5600 Centre St N, Calgary, AB T2K 0T3
WHEN: Sábado, 3 de Marzo de 2018 | 6:00 PM – 1:00 AM
BUY TICKETS: https://goo.gl/jjhzVf
Join us to celebrate one of the most joyful Latin holidays of the year where we will offer you color, music, food and dancing.
Live Music and DJ HENRY with the best mixes of salsa, merengue, bachata, reggaeton, and cumbia.
Dance groups will be representing the carnivals of Rio (Brasil), Barranquilla (Colombia), and El Callao (Venezuela).
We will have raffles and a prize to the best costume!
CONTACT: 403-630-7168 | 403-200-0021
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Arts Commons, Jack Singer Concert Hall
Lobby Pre-show at 6:30pm
Concert at 7:30pm
Includes an intermission
A wildly engaging performer, Lila Downs returns to Calgary with her newest album Salón Deseos y Lagrimas. Lauded in both of her home countries of Mexico and the United States, with multiple GRAMMY Awards under her belt, Lila Downs uses her multicultural vision and her remarkable voice and seamlessly blends blues, jazz, rock, soul and even rap with traditional Mexican music for a truly singular sound.
Daughter of a Mixtec Indian woman and University of Minnesota professor, Downs is inspired by both sides of her heritage making it difficult to categorize her music except to say that it is an exciting fusion of international sounds and musical genres.
With a legendary voice that embodies the spirit of a nation, Eva Ayllón is one of Peru’s most enduring stars. She’s been called the ‘Tina Turner from Peru’ and the ‘Queen of landó‘ (a traditional Afro-Peruvian musical form) for her larger-than-life stage personality and fearsome dance chops. Infused with colorful sounds and flavors from the coastal plains of Lima, Ayllón’s music overflows with her country’s indigenous, African, and Spanish musical heritage in a style called música criolla, in which call-and-response, complex syncopation, and polyrhythms combine with sweet, melancholic melodies to create a unique and powerful sound.