Mazatlan’s International Day for Sexual Diversity to be Celebrated Online


MAZATLAN SINALOA.- To raise awareness and promote respect and equality, the Government of Mazatlán and its Institute of Culture, Tourism, and Art will offer a special program to commemorate the “International Day of LGBT Pride”.

Interviews with psychologists, sexologists, activists, human rights defenders, testimonials, reports, and artistic numbers will be part of this celebration that responds to the will of the Mazatlán authorities to govern without distinction.

Recommendations, historical data, information on associations, testimonies, as well as musical shows will be addressed, all with an emphasis on the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, transgender, transvestite, intersex, Queer and more community (LGBTTTIQ +).

The virtual program will be held next Sunday, June 28 at 6:00 p.m., through the official Facebook page of Culture TV.

It will be a cultural, informative, and awareness event, which seeks the task of the municipal government to promote good values ​​among citizens, instilling respect, equality, and love for all.

Culture, Tourism, and Art of Mazatlan

The Municipal Institute of Culture, Tourism, and Art of Mazatlán is a decentralized public body of the Municipal Public Administration with legal personality and its own heritage, empowered to carry out actions in the field of promotion, dissemination of culture and arts education in the Municipality of Mazatlan. The Institute of Culture was created on July 2, 2005, with the conviction of stimulating artistic creation as a sensitizing and transforming elements of society. CULTURE organizes the Mazatlán Carnival, directs and administers the schools and workshops of the Municipal Center for the Arts (CMA) and the Angela Peralta Theater

The Institute works to raise artistic quality in the municipality and project the talent of its artists and creators. In pursuit of this goal, it fosters the professionalization of CMA students, produces high-level stage shows, and promotes cultural exchange with other municipalities, states, and countries.

CULTURE promotes and disseminates culture and art as inalienable values ​​of the human being. Raise awareness among the population through shows of proven scenic quality, form new audiences for the appreciation of the performing arts and place Mazatlán in a privileged place within the tourist-cultural map, they stand out among its priorities. The Institute works with its own resources, receives support from the three levels of government to develop specific projects and from civil society that collaborates in its programs.


Resize artistic and cultural values ​​in the community; preserve the traditions and cultural heritage of the municipality and train committed people in the professional field of the arts.

To be a model Institute in the creation and dissemination of art and culture and the actions derived from the creative process to promote social cohesion, sensitize the population and generate greater economic spillover through the formation of new tourist trends.


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