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Festival Ballena Los Cabos – Whale Festival – POSTPONED

For three days both Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo will be hosting the first Los Cabos Whale Festival with art exhibits, music, workshops, and conferences all inspired by the majestic whales that populate the Baja ocean and sea from December through April every year.  This a unique opportunity to learn about and appreciate these mighty mammals while enjoying good art in sunny Los Cabos.

The festival is scheduled to take pace February 23rd through February 25th, 2012. However these dates may still change. Please check back for updates.

Program of events: 

Thursday February 23rd, 2012: 

Visitantes Marinos – San Jose Art Galleries
Location: Art Galleries in the historic center of San Jose del Cabo
Time: from 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Whale inspired artwork will be displayed in several art galleries in the historic center of San Jose del Cabo.

Music Gala
Location: Mijares Square in the historic center of San Jose del Cabo
Time: 8:00pm
Classical music concert in the plaza with wine tasting and appetizers offered by San Jose del Cabo restaurants

Friday February 24th, 2012

Photography Exhibition
Location: Cultural Pavilion of the Republic in Cabo San Lucas
A photo exhibit by conservation photographer Masa Ushioda

A Guide to Marine Mammals
Location: Cultural Pavilion of the Republic in Cabo San Lucas
A museum-like collection of art and artifacts relating to marine mammals

Music Concert
Location: Cultural Pavilion of the Republic in Cabo San Lucas
Concert by the group Lilly Jazz Monster and other guest artists

Saturday February 25th, 2012

The Whale and the Children
Location: Cultural Pavilion of the Republic in Cabo San Lucas
Time: from 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sculpture exhibit focusing on whale conservation with artwork from local schools’ children

Vitrinas Artisticas – Colectiva de Arte

Location:Cabo San Lucas Marina and Cultural Pavilion of the Republic
Time: From 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Whale inspired art exhibit

Movie
Location: Cultural Pavilion of the Republic in Cabo San Lucas
Time: From 10:00am to 6:00pm
Screening of the 2002 movie “Whale Rider” directed by Niki Caro, based on the novel by Witi Ihimaera

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