ILAC Nomination Deadline Changed

Amigos! GREAT NEWS! We are extending our deadline until SEPTMBER 16TH! We have had so many of you entering your favourite nominees, we wanted to make sure everyone has a chance to submit their candidates! So, what do you have to do? First, Click on t


Inspirational Latin Awards

It is our pleasure to inform you that the nominations for the “Inspirational Latin Awards 2017” are now open! At Latincouver, empowering people has always been one of our priorities. The Inspirational Latin Awards is our way of recognizing th


Casa de Amigos – A Cinco de Mayo Celebration Returns to Robson Square

Casa de Amigos – A Cinco de Mayo Celebration Returns to Robson Square Wet Ape Productions and Savoury Chef bring Robson Square to life with their second annual Mexican festival. Vancouver, BC – Casa de Amigos, a festival celebrating Mexican cultu


Ballet Victoria

Ballet Victoria presents a mixed program with new works to music by rock legends including, The Rolling Stones (Paint it Black), Jimmy Hendrix (Foxy Lady), Pink Floyd (Comfortably Numb), the Eagles (Hotel California), Disturbed (The Sound of Silence)


Cinco de Mayo

What is Cinco de Mayo? Cinco de Mayo has become a party for all Latin people living in the United States and Canada, as a recognition and many times as an excuse, to drink, eat and party as a Latino. But let’s spread  knowledge about what really h


A Glance at the History of Salsa

A Glance at the History of Salsa Salsa has its roots with the first settlement of  slaves from Africa, who  became the  new habitants of the islands of the Caribbean Sea.  Their big influence in music was played and danced to for their masters fr


Christmas Carols

CHRISTMAS CAROLS The word Carol or Carole is derived from the French and Anglo-Norman language and means dance or song or a circle dance, accompanied by singing and expressing religious joy. During the 14th century carols became popular religious son


Christmas Tree

CHRISTMAS TREE Christmas trees are an important part of Christmas celebrations. Families and friends gather around them to exchange gifts. Many cities around the world put trees up in squares, parks and government buildings; we can see them in shoppi