Mazatlán has Mexico’s most flamboyant Carnaval celebrations. For the week leading up to Ash Wednesday, the town goes on a nonstop partying spree. Reserve hotels in advance.
If you love the performing arts, witness captivating theatrical and musical performances in and around the Teatro Ángela Peralta.
Get a taste of Mazatlán’s arts scene through this self-guided art walk.
The day of the Virgen de Guadalupe is celebrated at the cathedral. Children come in colorful costumes.
An annual international film festival that has an emphasis on Spanish-language shorts and features. Screenings are free and take place in the beautiful Teatro Ángela Peralta.