Morelia International Guitar Festival
Morelia • Mexico

From: Mexico Festivals and Events 2016-2017

See also: EasterOllin Kan FestivalCentral Mexico

Morelia International Guitar Festival
This popular festival attracts both enthusiasts and musicians alike who come to enjoy the wide selection of attractions on offer over the four days.

There are plenty of live music concerts from both local and internationally acclaimed artists providing both a wonderful atmosphere and musical selection from traditional through to modern.

Also on offer are fascinating seminars and an incredibly large exposition with a wide selection of beautifully made guitars as well plenty more handmade instruments well.

The city of Morelia also hosts the International Music Festival which takes place in October attracting a large audience who are offered a superb selection of internationally acclaimed musicians with a variety of concerts and performances taking place including choirs, solo artists and orchestras.

The city of Morelia has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site and contains several well preserved colonial buildings and a fascinating historic centre which contains the impressive Morelia Cathedral which is well worth a visit alongside plenty of museums such as the Museum of Colonial Art (Museo de Arte Colonial), The State Museum (Museo del Estado) ad the Orchid Museum (Orquidario).

Date Of Morelia Guitar Festival
This popular event takes place annually around late March or early April for about 4 days. The International Music Festival often takes place in mid November for two weeks.

The city of Morelia, Michoacan is about 200 miles west of Mexico City in central Mexico.

Travel Guide
Morelia can be easily reached either by bus, plane or car from Mexico City or via General Francisco Mujica International Airport which offers both domestic and international flights.