Last updateFri, 29 Apr 2016 3pm

Northern Lights Festival in GDL

This year’s Northern Lights Festival de Febrero has branched out to include concerts in two venues in the Guadalajara area — the spectacular new PALCCO complex on the city’s north side and the centrally located Teatro Alarife Martin Casillas.

Cacti expo, confab & workshops

Guadalajara’s excellent Paleontology Museum (Museo de Paleontologia) hosts Festi Cactus, a festival dedicated to the collection and study of cacti, from Friday, February 19 through Sunday, February 21.  

New theater opens with operatic gala

Around 1,600 people gathered Tuesday evening for the official opening of metro-area Guadalajara’s newest performing arts space, the Palacio de la Cultura y la Comunicación (Palcco).

Acclaimed flutist-director, orchestra, painter put on ‘gutsy’ performance

The Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra (JPO) got off to a novel start on its 2016 winter/spring season last weekend as world renowned French flutist-turned-director Patrick Gallois headed up a program that was innovative in many ways, most obviously in bringing on stage his wife, Finnish artist Tiina Osara, to create a large-format action painting as the musicians played the evening’s centerpiece, the wintry and esoteric Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 105, by Jean Sibelius.

Entertainment Guide - February 6, 2016

Organ Festival

The Domingo Lobato Association organ festival, featuring some of Mexico’s most accomplished organists, continues at various Guadalajara churches.