The 4th Chacala Arts and Music Festival will be held from March 9-12, 2017 at the Puerto de Chacala, Riviera Nayarit. This is a free celebration organized by the Chacala Cultural Foundation with the support of donations, sponsors, artists and the attending public.
There will be concerts, music and science workshops, dance presentations, art expos, cinema, a culinary pavilion and much more. It will be take place at the Palmar de Chacala, the town square, the ChacalArt residence and other nearby sites.
Artists on stage include Hector Guerra, Jade 420, No Soy Frida Ni Tu Diego, Gypsy Rumba, the Mariachi Tradicional Juvenil and Infantil, Leiden and Patitos Feos, to mention but a few.
Five schools and the Tepic Science Museum are participating actively this year, and there will be children and teens from other institutions as well.
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The numbers surrounding the Chacala Cultural Foundation and its events continue to grow: there are now 14 committee members, 73 volunteers, 11 music groups, 225 children receiving benefits and over one thousand attendees.
Besides the current festival, the foundation works year round to provide workshops on drawing, engraving, cinema, photography, music and other art-related topics both for children and adults living in Chacala and its surroundings. This is why the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau supports its activities in pro of culture and the arts.
For more details on the festival schedule please visit: https://www.chacalamusicfestival.com/