Expo Huancaro 2016

Integrating the South Macro Region

Location: Fair Field of Huancaro – Santiago – Cusco

Days: From June 22 to July 3, 2016

FAIR OF HUANCARO 2016

This event has the purpose of promote and revalue the cultural artistic expressions of the region of Cusco and neighboring regions, which also will participate with their cultural traditions, producers and entrepreneurs.

Expo Huancaro 2016 will be held from June 22 to July 3. It has been allocated a specific date in which each region will be receptioned by the provinces with a show of dance, music, exhibition of products and typical gastronomy.

The general entry in busiest days will be S/. 10.00 soles and children under 12 are exempt from payment; being the general entrance all other days of S/. 8.00 soles.

Festidanzas Andinas 2016

Dance Festival of the Andean University of Cusco 2016

The Andean University of Cusco, is an institution of higher level that generates relevant knowledge and technology, professional way leaders, with human quality, social responsibility, ethics and identified with their culture.

The Direction of Social Responsibility and University Extension, in order to promote among students, multiculturalism and richness of cultural, ethnic and linguistic diversity, and dissemination of our Andean culture through dances, invites to the contest “Festidanzas Andinas 2016“.

Participants: Schools Professional of the Andean University of Cusco

Date: Wednesday June 15

Time: 14:00

Location: Gated Coliseum House of Youth

Cusco Night Light and Sound 2016

Night Light and Sound Cusco 2016

Night Light and Sound

The Cusquenian sky dazzles with fireworks show that for more than 30 minutes illuminates the imperial sky, before the show local, national and foreign groups of musical artists presented, this event takes place in the Plaza de Armas of Cusco where around 80 thousand people assist.

Night light and sound - Feast of Cusco

OFFICIAL PROGRAM 2016:

Date: Saturday, June 18, 2016

Time: 17:00

Location: Plaza de Armas of Cusco

Night of Lights and Sound 2016, on this occasion presented to the Symphony Orchestra of Cusco with more than 50 musicians of great level harmonize their fine instruments with lovely voices of Damaris and Saywa who will perform a magical symphony that will delight the thousands of assistants.

Collasuyo Salute to the Imperial City of Cusco

The Caporales Cusco Folklore Association, composed of various institutions foreman at the Historical Capital of Peru, organize and invite all the great Corsican Collasuyo Salute to the Imperial City of Cusco, to be held on Saturday June 11 – 15:00 hours, for its main avenues.

Route of great Corsian Collasuyo Salute to the Imperial city of Cusco

On stage:

  • F.A. Sambos Illimani con Sentimiento y Devoción Cusco
  • Real Sentimiento Caporal
  • Caporales San Valentín
  • F.F.C.C.U. San Simón
  • A.C. Caporales Centralistas
  • Sur Perú
  • AFOVIC
  • ASFO Cultura Wayra
  • F.A. Caporales Victoria
  • A.C.F. Caporales Sangre, Fuego y Cascabel
  • A.A.F. Caporales San Juan
  • E.A.F. Alma Andina
  • Señor de Tetecaca
  • Caporales Pasos de Fuego
  • Caporales San Luis de Alba

Saludo del Collasuyo a la Ciudad Imperial del Cusco

Crepes and Coffee

Enjoy a Crepes and Coffee in our Restaurant all days from 16:00 to 22:00

Crepes and Coffee in Cusco

Crepes and Coffee in Cusco

Sweet Crepes

Jams

  • Pineapple… S/. 6.00
  • Strawberry… S/. 6.00
  • Sauco… S/. 6.00
  • Aguaymanto… S/. 6.00

Crazy

  • Nurela… S/. 11.00
  • Condensed milk… S/. 6.50
  • Foudge… S/. 6.50
  • Manjar… S/. 5.50

Savory crepes

Simples

  • Egg… S/. 7.50
  • Ham… S/. 7.50
  • Cheese… S/. 7.50

Doubles

  • Egg, cheese… S/. 10.00
  • Egg, Ham… S/. 10.00
  • Cheese, ham… S/. 10.00
  • Cheese, chicken… S/. 10.00

Triples

  • Egg, Cheese and Chicken… S/. 12.00
  • Egg, cheese and ham… S/. 12.00
  • Chicken, cheese and ham… S/. 12.00

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Crepes and Coffee - Hotel Calicanto

 

Cultural Window of Cusco June 2016

Organize your cultural calendar of June with the “Cultural Window of Cusco“…

UNTIL JUNE 26

EXHIBITION “HUEPETUHE – HAWAPI 2016

  • Location: Room 1, Room 2 and Room ZERO of Qoricancha Museum – Convent of Santo Domingo

UNTIL JUNE 30

INDIVIDUAL PAINTING EXHIBITION “SPACE BETWEEN MOMENTS

  • By: Dario Jara Morante
  • Location: Gallery ICPNA Cusco
  • Free entrance

FROM 1 TO 15 OF JUNE

Ceramic Exhibition “Contexts

  • By: Irwin Ferrandiz Antonio Castro
  • Organizers: Directorate Decentralized Culture Cusco
  • Location: Temporary Exhibition Room of the Regional Historical Museum – House Garcilaso
  • Free entrance

FROM 8 TO 11 OF JUNE

Artistic Show “The Inca Garcilaso and Real Commentaries

  • By: Cusco Symphony Orchestra
  • Organizers: Decentralized Directorate of Culture in Cusco
  • Location: Theater Municipal
  • Time: 19:30
  • Free entrance

FROM 9 TO 12 OF JUNE

Traditional custom – Technical knowledge and rituals associated with the annual renewal of Bridge Q’eswachaka

  • By: Cusco Symphony Orchestra
  • Organizers: Decentralized Directorate of Culture in Cusco
  • Location: Quehue District, Province of Canas, Cusco Department

WEDNESDAY JUNE 15

Gala Concert “Homesickness My Land”

  • Organizers: Higher Institute of Music “Leandro Alvina Miranda”
  • Location: ICPNA Auditorium Cusco
  • Time: 19:00
  • Free entrance

FROM 15 TO 30 OF JUNE

Photographic exhibition “Qhapaq Ñan, roads and associated”

  • Organizers: Decentralized Directorate of Culture in Cusco
  • Location: Museum Gallery of the National Bank
  • Free entrance

FRIDAY JUNE 17

Musical event “The Night Cusquenian”

  • Organizers: Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Cusco
  • Location: Túpac Amaru Square
  • Time: 18:30
  • Free entrance

FROM 17 TO 30 OF JUNE

Painting exhibition “Andino Cusquenian Landscape”

  • Organizers: Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Cusco
  • Location: Museum Gallery of the National Bank
  • Time: 18:00
  • Free entrance

SATURDAY JUNE 18

Parade allegories

  • Organizers: Superior School of Fine Arts “Diego Quispe Tito” of Cusco
  • Location: El Sol Avenue and Plaza de Armas of Cusco
  • Time: 09:00
  • Free entrance

Night Light and Sound
Fireworks Festival and presentation of artists

  • Organizers: EMUFEC
  • Location: Plaza de Armas of Cusco
  • Time: 18:00
  • Free entrance

18 AND 19 OF JUNE

11th Watunakuy Raqchi – Queromarca / Rite seeds for the rebirth of spirituality and biocultural diversity

  • Supports: Decentralized Directorate of Culture in Cusco
  • Location: Archaeological site of Raqchi
  • Free entrance

WEDNESDAY JUNE 22

Provinces parade in honor of Cusco / Traditional Parade

  • Location: Plaza de Armas of Cusco
  • Time: 09:00
  • Free entrance

THURSDAY JUNE 23

Civic parade in honor of Cusco / Traditional Parade

  • Location: Plaza de Armas of Cusco
  • Time: 09:30
  • Free entrance

FRIDAY JUNE 24

Celebration – Day of Cusco / Staging of the Inti Raymi

  • Locations: Qorikancha, Plaza de Armas and Sacsayhuaman
  • Time: 09:00

WEDNESDAY JUNE 29

Celebration – Day Feast of Saints Peter and Paul

General programming of the Festival of Cusco 2016

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PROGRAM OF ACTIVITIES

WEDNESDAY JUNE 01, 2016

  • 07:00 GENERAL FEATHERING OF CITY WITH FLAG OF CUZCO – SETTLEMENT OF FACADES
    • promotes : Municipal Government of Cusco
  • 07:00 PARADE OF DANCES AND PRINTS TRADITIONALIST
    • Organized : School “Sacred Heart of Jesus”
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

THURSDAY JUNE 02, 2016

  • 15:00 EIGHTH OF TRADITIONAL FEAST OF CUSQUENIAN CORPUS CHRISTI
    • Organized : Archbishop of Cusco
    • Involved : Parishes and stewardships of the Province of Cusco
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 19:00 STAGING OF PRINTS “CUSQUENIAN CORPUS CHRISTI
    • Organized : School of St. Ana – Municipal Government of Cusco – Tourism Management, Education and Sports
    • Place : Municipal Andino Theatre “Daniel Estrada Perez” (Meson de la Estrella 149).

FRIDAY JUNE 10, 2016

  • 09:00 PARADE OF DANCES TYPICAL CUSCO OF EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS OF THE INITIAL LEVEL
    • Organized : UGEL Cusco EMUFEC S.A.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

SATURDAY JUNE 11, 2016

  • 09:00 PARADE OF GLOBAL UNIVERSITY IN TRIBUTE TO CUSCO
    • Organized : Global University
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 10:00 PARADE OF AUSTRAL PERUVIAN UNIVERSITY: “HAIL TO CUSCO”
    • Organized : Peruvian University Austral – Cusco
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
    • Sponsored by : EMUFEC S.A.
  • 18:00 GALA PRESENTATION OF UNIVERSITY DANCES CENTER
    • Organized : National University of Saint Anthony the Abbot in Cuzco – Social Projection Unit
    • Place : Municipal Andino Theatre “Daniel Estrada Perez” (Meson de la Estrella 149).
  • 18:00 “GREETINGS FROM THE COLLASUYO TO CUSCO IN YOUR MONTH JUBILEE” (PARADE OF DANCERS OF CAPORALES)
    • Organized : Caporales Association of Cusco.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 19:00 GALA NIGHT IN HOMAGE TO THE ANCIENT CITY OF CUSCO
    • Organized : Qosqo Native Art Center
    • Place : Municipal Andino Theatre “Daniel Estrada Perez” (Meson de la Estrella 149).

SUNDAY JUNE 12, 2016

  • 11:00 PARADE OF CENTERS ELDERLY ESSALUD
    • Organized : Healthcare Network management ESSalud Cusco.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 11:45 PARADE OF MARKETS AND MALLS
    • Organized : Municipal Government of Cusco – Sub Management of Commerce, Industry and Crafts
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 12:30 PARADE OF PROGRAMS SOUP KITCHENS AND GLASS OF MILK – SALUTE TO CUSCO
    • Organized : Municipal Government of Cusco – Sub Management of Food Programs and Glass of Milk.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

MONDAY JUNE 13, 2016

  • 9:00 PARADE OF DANCES TYPICAL CUSCO BY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS OF PRIMARY LEVEL
    • Organized : UGEL Cusco and EMUFEC S.A.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

TUESDAY JUNE 14, 2016

  • 9:00 PARADE OF DANCES TYPICAL CUSCO BY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS OF SECONDARY LEVEL
    • Organized : UGEL Cusco and EMUFEC S.A.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

WEDNESDAY JUNE 15, 2016

  • 9:00 PARADE OF DANCES TYPICAL CUSCO BY THE NON-UNIVERSITY INSTITUTES HIGHER
    • Organized : Regional Directorate of Education of Cusco
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
    • Sponsored by : EMUFEC S.A.

THURSDAY JUNE 16, 2016

  • 09:00 PARADE OF PRIVATE UNIVERSITY ANDINA OF CUSCO IN TRIBUTE TO THE ANCIENT CAPITAL OF TAWANTINSUYO
    • Organized : Andina Private University of Cusco
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
    • Sponsored by : EMUFEC S.A.

FRIDAY JUNE 17, 2016

  • 10:00 PARADE OF HAIL TO THE PRIVATE UNIVERSITY CUSCO “ALAS PERUVIAN”
    • Organized : Private University “Alas Peruanas”.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 13:00 RIDE OF COMPARSAS AND ALLEGORIES
    • Organized : I.E. “Inca Garcilaso de la Vega”.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 16:00 CONCERT OF ELENCOS OF THE HIGHER INSTITUTE OF MUSIC “LEANDRO ALVIÑA MIRANDA”
    • Organized : Higher Institute of Public Music “Leandro Alviña Miranda”
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 18:00 MUSICAL EVENT: “THE CUSQUENIAN NIGHT”
    • Organized : Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism – DIRCETUR Cusco.
    • Place : Tupac Amaru Square (Wanchaq).

SATURDAY JUNE 18, 2016

  • 09:00 PARADE AND PRESENTATION OF GIANTS ALLEGORIES ANDINAS
    • Organized : High School Autonomous of Fine Arts “Diego Quispe Tito
    • Place : El Sol Avenue and Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 18:00 “NIGHT OF LIGHT AND SOUND”
    • Organized : EMUFEC S.A.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

SUNDAY JUNE 19, 2016

  • 11:00 PARADE OF UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY OF THE ANDES – SUBSIDIARY CUSCO, SALUTE TO THE CITY OF INKAS
    • Organized : Technological University of the Andes (UTEA).
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
    • Sponsored by : EMUFEC S.A.

MONDAY JUNE 20, 2016

  • 8:30 COMPARSAS PARADE OF THE NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SAINT ANTHONY THE ABBOT IN CUZCO IN TRIBUTE TO CUSCO
    • Organized : UNSAAC
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

WEDNESDAY JUNE 22, 2016

  • 09:00 PARADE OF THE PROVINCES OF CUSCO IN TRIBUTE TO THE IMPERIAL CITY
    • Organized : Municipal Government of Cusco and EMUFEC S.A.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

THURSDAY JUNE 23, 2016

CIVIC PARADE IN HONOR TO CUSCO

  • 09:30 BEGINNING OF THE GREAT CIVIC PARADE – SPECIAL PROGRAM
    • Organized : Municipal Government of Cusco and EMUFEC S.A.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

FRIDAY JUNE 24, 2016

  • 09:00 Evocation of the INTI RAYMI – SUN PARTY
    • Organized : Municipal Government of Cusco and EMUFEC S.A.
    • Place : Plaza de Armas of Cusco.
  • 09:00 Beginning Temple of Qoricancha (El Sol Avenue).
  • 10:30 Ceremony Hawqaypata Square (Plaza de Armas of Cusco).
  • 13:30 Central ceremony. Esplanade of Chukipampa, Saqsaywaman.

SATURDAY JUNE 25, 2016

  • 10:00 CULTURAL EVENT: “GREETINGS FROM THE TAWANTINSUYO – TAWANTINSUYO NAPAYKUYKI”
    • Organized : Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism – DIRCETUR Cusco
    • Place : Stadium of Inca Garcilaso de la Vega.
      Free entrance
  • 10:00 CULTURAL EVENT: “GASTRONOMIC FESTIVAL OF CUSQUENIAN MEALS”
    • Organized : Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism – DIRCETUR Cusco
    • Place : Stadium of Inca Garcilaso de la Vega.
      Free entrance

SUNDAY JUNE 26, 2016

  • 14:30 EXHIBITION MATH OF CIENCIANO WITH PERFORMANCE OF FOOTBALL PLAYER RONALDINHO VERSUS SPORTING CRISTAL
    • Organized : Club Cienciano of Cusco
    • Place : Stadium of Inca Garcilaso de la Vega.

SUNDAY JULY 03, 2016

  • 10:00 KACHARPARI OF THE JUBILEE CELEBRATIONS OF CUSCO – GASTRONOMIC FESTIVAL
    • Organized : EMUFEC S.A
    • Place : Square of San Francisco.
  • 11:00 CUSQUENIAN PARADE
    • Organized : Qosqo Native Art Center
    • Involved : Folk Institutions of Cusco
    • Place : Main streets of the city.

The Feast of the Lord of Qoyllority

THE LORD OF QOYLLUR RIT’I

Villagers district Ocongate (Quispicanchis), in the department of Cusco, perform a ritual whose external symbol is the image of Christ, but whose real objective is the integration of humans and nature, people of this place are devotees of Taytacha Qoyllority (lord of the Shining Snow).

Qoyllur Rit'i Festival

 

HOW TO GET:

You should take car from Cusco, from the whereabouts of Ocongate in the transport company Huayna Ausangate, Saywas or Siwar.

The trip takes three hours then get off at Mawayany, is located one or two hours walk above the village of Mawayany, at 4600 meters above sea level.

 

 

Traditional Gastronomic Festival of Chiriuchu 2016

Chiriuchu

The Chiriuchu is an emblematic dish of the feast of Corpus Christi, this pottage dates from the time of the Incas and the colony, Chiriuchu meaning Chiri = cold and uchu = chili pepper.

This plate has the ingredients as boiled chicken, baked cuy, charqui or chalona, accompanied with delicious tortillas or flour fritters, roasted corn, cheese, sausage, seaweed (algae), chorizo and egg cups fish or “cau cau” and for those who like spicy, infaltable hot pepper is present.

Chiriuchu is a traditional cold meal of Cusquenian Corpus Christi

OFFICIAL PROGRAM 2016

The “Chiriuchu” traditional dish of the Feast of Corpus Christi, will expand in 290 stands that will be located on the perimeter of the San Francisco Square. The gastronomic festival will be held on May 25-26 and June 2.

Welcome to the Festival of Chiriuchu

Organized by: EMUFEC (Municipal Company of Celebrations of the Cusco)

Dates: May 25-26 and June 2, 2016

Location: San Francisco Square

Video of Traditional Gastronomic Festival of Chiriuchu 2016