For the latest on what's on around town, check the entertainment columns of Cali's broadsheet, El País (www.elpais.com.co). Or just ask your lodgings.

Cinema

For thought-provoking films, check the program of the Cinemateca La Tertulia, which generally has two shows daily from Tuesday to Sunday. Also attracting crowds to its free arthouse screenings is Lugar a Dudas.

Soccer

Cali has two fútbol (soccer) teams in the top league. Deportivo Cali wear a green kit and play home games at Palmaseca stadium near the airport. America de Cali, whose uniform is red and who were once infamous for their connections to local narcos, play matches in the city at Estadio Pascual Guerrero.