Latin American Heritage Month 2021

Latin American Heritage Month

For the third consecutive year, Latincouver will celebrate Latin American Heritage Month in BC, by bringing a series of interactive events that include a combination of artists performances, art exhibitions, online workshops,  forums, and events to commemorate the rich and fascinating Latin American heritage and its influence in BC and Canada.

Latin American Heritage Month is the perfect time to join with the rest of Canada in honouring the richness and vitality of Latin American culture and heritage.

Latin American Heritage Month

For the third consecutive year, Latincouver will celebrate Latin American Heritage Month in BC, by bringing a series of interactive events that include a combination of artists performances, art exhibitions, online workshops,  forums, and events to commemorate the rich and fascinating Latin American heritage and its influence in BC and Canada.

Latin American Heritage Month is the perfect time to join with the rest of Canada in honouring the richness and vitality of Latin American culture and heritage.

Events

LAHM Opening Ceremony

This afternoon will be the inauguration of Latin American Heritage Month 2021, where Latinos feel honored to share our roots...

Date: October 14th, 2021

Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Ocean Art Pavillion Works in Granville Island
Flamenco Workshop

Come and join a delightful atmosphere of Cultural Learning together with Kasandra Lea from Mozaico Flamenco. This year Kasandra will...

Date: October 26th, 2021

Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: Performance Works in Granville Island or Online
Flamenco, Tango and Wine in One Night

Latincouver proudly presents in collaboration with Mozaico Flamenco and Argentine Tango Lab a night of raw, powerful award-winning flamenco and...

Date: October 26th, 2021

Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Performance Works - Granville Island
LAHM Concert. Daniela Carmona / Matices del Sur

Daniela Carmona Singer, songwriter and multimedia journalist. Daniela Carmona is one of Vancouver’s most diverse artists, singing Flamenco, Salsa, Cumbia....

Date: October 27th, 2021

Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Performance Works in Granville Island
Brazilian Experience. Celso Machado/ Bossa North/ Forro Do Cana

Celso Machado. Virtuoso guitarist, percussionist, multi-instrumentalist, and composer Celso Machado transports his audiences through the richness and diversity of Brazilian...

Date: October 28th, 2021

Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Granville Island
Brazilian Experience.  Sambacouver/ Brazilian Swag/ Brejera

Sambacouver is the liveliest Brazilian music band in Vancouver. Playing tunes that range from all Brazilian music genres to international...

Date: October 29th, 2021

Time: 6pm (doors) starting 7pm - 9:30pm
Location: Performance works - Granville Island
Videomapping “Día de los muertos”

Date: October 30, 31 to November 1, 2021 Place: Granville Island   (1500 Old Bridge St.) Time: 6:00pm – 10:00pmArtist: Gabriela Martinez, Luis Dorante...

Date: October 30th, 2021

Date: October 30, 31 & November 1

Time: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Location: Granville Island
Capoeira Workshop

During this active workshop we will learn how Capoeira, this mix of dance, music, and martial arts, became an emblematic...

Date: October 30th, 2021

Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Performance Works in Granville Island
“Dia de los Muertos” Market

Tamales Pan de Muerto Hot Chocolate Artesanías  Food Truck Face Painting  and more Date: October 30th and 31st, 2021  Location:...

Date: October 30th, 2021

Date: October 30th and 31st

Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Performance works - Granville Island
Delicioso Mexico “Dia de Los Muertos”  Tren al Sur/ Los 4 Grandes Norteño Band

Tren al Sur is the only Rock en Espanol group in Vancouver. They have been playing in Vancouver for many...

Date: October 30th, 2021

Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Ocean Art Pavillion Works in Granville Island
Delicioso Mexico. “Dia de los Muertos” Mariachi Los Dorados/ Mexico Vivo/The Marimba Band

Mariachi Los Dorados is Canada’s premier 10 piece mariachi ensemble. Los Dorados is a collection of musical talent playing the...

Date: October 31st, 2021

Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Performance works - Granville Island
“Dia de los Muertos” Closing ceremony

On it’s closing on November 2nd we will host a community gathering to remember our dearly departed with live music,...

Date: November 2nd, 2021

Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Ocean Works in Granville Island

Workshops

THE HISTORY OF LATIN AMERICA: TRAVEL IN TIME

Latin American History Workshop Latin America has a rich story to share, and we can’t wait to share it with...

Date: October 15th, 2021

Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Online through Zoom
THE RHYTHMS OF LATIN AMERICA

Latin American Rhythms Workshop In this fun workshop, we will get to explore the rich and heartwarming rhythms of Latin...

Date: October 16th, 2021

Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Online through Zoom
Understanding the rich culture and traditions of Latin America

Latin American Traditions Workshop Latin America is home to passionate people who have a beautiful culture and traditions to share...

Date: October 16th, 2021

Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location: Online through Zoom
Creative writing inspired by iconic Latin American writer

Latin American Literature and Creative Workshop SILVANA GOLDEMBERG is an educator and award-winning author of over twenty books in both...

Date: October 18th, 2021

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Location: Online through Zoom
A glimpse into Indigenous Communities in Latin America Workshop

Throughout this workshop, we will get to know how some indigenous communities celebrate their beliefs while exploring aspects such as:...

Date: October 19th, 2021

Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Online through Zoom
How to become La Catrina, the Mexican icon from the Day of the Dead

Origins of the Catrina and Makeup Workshop During this workshop we will show how the Catrina makeup is done and...

Date: October 20th, 2021

Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Online through Zoom
Latin American Female Writers Reading Out Loud

Latin American female writers read a chapter, poem or short story for the audience of Latincouver’s channels and social media...

Date: October 21st, 2021

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Online through Zoom
How to make an Altar de Muertos & Papel Picado

Altar de Muertos & Papel Picado Workshop Learn how to create your own altar de muertos at home with Paloma....

Date: October 22nd, 2021

Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Online through Zoom
Latin American Sustainable Arts and Crafts Workshop

Let’s get creative and have fun in this workshop where we will create an incredible and unique piece of art...

Date: October 23rd, 2021

Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Online through Zoom
Pan de Muerto – History, meaning and recipe

Pan de Muerto Workshop In  this workshop we will learn the history of Pan de Muerto, how it is an...

Date: October 23rd, 2021

Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location: Online through Zoom

Exhibitions

Art Exhibition: Perceptions of Mother Earth

Latincouver is working together with Latin American Artists in order to create a beautiful exhibition for you to enjoy it...

Date: October 15th, 2021

Date: October‌ ‌15th‌ ‌to‌ ‌November‌ ‌2nd,‌ ‌2021

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Ocean Art Works Pavillion in Granville Island
Altar de Muertos, Installation

Día de Muertos is a remembrance celebration of our dearly departed, being the Altar de Muertos the most important element....

Date: October 15th, 2021

Date: October‌ ‌15th‌ ‌to‌ ‌November‌ ‌2nd,‌ ‌2021

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Ocean Art Pavillion Works in Granville Island

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