The carnival of Mazatlan is the most important festival in the city, so much so that many people set aside their hotel for one year and 6 months before to see the parade from their balcony. The Mazatlan Carnival 2019 will be held from Thursday, February 28 to Tuesday, March 5, 2019
What can I expect from the Mazatlan Carnival 2019?
The artists that will be present during the coronations are not yet announced, but we can assure you that during the carnival you will have fun in Mazatlan. Advertised on the carnival page
From Thursday, Olas altas becomes a giant party place where visitors and locals mingle in the dance to the rhythm of the band, rock, Latin rhythms in the different stages that are placed from Olas Altas and a large part of Paseo Claussen.
For the heat, there are hundreds of beer cans so that the heat of the night does not stop you and keep dancing and having fun.
If you get hungry you can go early to the Machado square and the traditional gastronomic show, and if I said early because late at night it becomes another place where people like to go have fun, dance, talk, meet friends in on the square and surrounding streets.
On Saturday, the burning of the bad mood takes place, where a paper sculpture of something or someone who caused us bad humor during the year is burnt, after this the Queen is expected to be crowned to observe the spectacular Naval combat where fireworks are thrown from the sea towards the beach and responding from the beach to the sea all synchronized to the rhythm of the music.
On Sunday and Tuesday, there are traditional parades that have crossed the streets of Mazatlan for more than 100 years during this celebration with floats decorated according to the theme of this year. During these parades and between the cars you can see the comparsas that are competing and cheering the passage of the Carnival parade.
In addition to all this, Mazatlan is one of the main tourist destinations in the world that enamors its visitors with kilometers of beaches, delicious cuisine and the kindness of the Mazatlan people.
So when is the Mazatlan carnival?
The dates of the carnival are determined based on the liturgical calendar of the Catholic church. The carnival ends one day before Ash Wednesday.
The Mazatlan Carnival 2019 will be held from February 28 to March 5, 2019, to set aside the dates of your vacation and come to Mazatlan to live our maximum party.
Carnival future dates in Mazatlan
Carnival Mazatlan 2020- Thursday, February 20 to Tuesday, February 25, 2020
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