Each year El Cervantino brings together art and culture with international renown

In Guanajuato, the Festival Internacional Cervantino is celebrated each year, a multicultural event that reaches international renown and brings together renowned artists from around the world. During nineteen days in October, Guanajuato becomes the center of continental culture, with the participation of thousands of artists from different countries.

The events are presented both indoors and outdoors in various places of the city such as Teatro Juarez, Teatro Cervantes, Casa Puebla, Explanada de la Alhóndiga, University of Guanajuato, House of Culture, Auditorium of Mines, etc.

El Cervantino celebrates the works of Miguel de Cervantes.

Miguel Cervantes - El Cervantino
 

Popularly it is known as “The Cervantino” that arose to celebrate the contribution of Miguel de Cervantes to the culture and art of Mexico. It was on September 29, 1972 that this celebration became official and has since become a festival to commemorate artists, cultural and artistic events.

Thanks to El Cervantino, the city of Guanajuato has increased its recognition and has become a national and international tourist destination.

El Cervantino besides the works of Cervantes offers a range of art and culture of world-wide fame.

 

In El Cervantino besides seeing works of Cervantes we can enjoy theatrical performances of renowned companies, concerts of groups and artists of world-wide fame. During El Cevantino, there are many activities organized in the streets of the city such as performances in the cafes, concerts of musical groups in the streets and squares. An unforgettable event for lovers of art and culture that undoubtedly is worth seeing.

El Cervantino

Visit the official website of the Festival Internacional Cervantino where you will find in detail the cultural program of this great event.

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