At Estadio Antonio Herrera Guitierrez, the color red doesn’t necessarily imply revolutionary activity – it’s simply the color of the hometown Cardenales de Lara, one of the country’s eight baseball teams. Venezuelan…
Inaugurated in 1932, this is the main central venue for theater performances, but it also stages other events. Half-hour guided tours are run from 9am to noon weekdays, if there are no other activities in the theate…
Its Sala Cinemateca Coro (www.cinemateca.gob.ve) is a good bet for inexpensive arthouse movie screenings; the excellent orchestra holds free concerts on Thursdays. Shows international films with Spanish subtitles.
Bellas Artes has a multipurpose auditorium used for concerts, art-house films and theater performances. It’s also home to the Orquesta Sinfónica de Maracaibo and the Danza Contemporánea de Maracaibo.
A young 20-something crowd dominates this massive club, which encompasses two floors on trendy Calle 72. Cheap drinks and loud music: what more might one require?
A free open-air cinema casts Venezuelan and Latin American films against the wall on buildings between Plaza Bolívar and Plaza Falcón every Tuesday at 7pm.
The center has an auditorium where it hosts musical events, theater and art-house films. It also stages temporary exhibitions.
The city’s main theater center, Teatro Juáres hosts other cultural events as well, including music performances.