"The Biennial is a trip to discover new worlds and also to be discovered and seduced by new movements, lenguages and imaginaries to think about dancing as a way to express our emotions" says Amparo Sinisterra de Carvajar, president of the 2nd Biennial.
This is the Pacific festival, in which the most importat thing is to highlight the gastronomy, the folk music and the traditions of this region in Valle del Cauca. It is an awesome experience for the locals and of course for the visitors who want to dive into this culture.
This is one of the most important and traditional festivals in Colombia. In which the favorite attractions are the "Salsódromo", the "Cali viejo" carnival, the antique cars parade, the "Melómanos" meeting, the "Superconcierto" a really nice musical show, between other shows ans events.
Festival de la Gelatina (Gelatin Festival) Each year, the great Festival de la Gelatina (Gelatin Festival) of Andalucía sweetens the locals and tourists in this colorful town. As is tradition, in the second week of January, candies, gelatin and snacks are the protagonists of the Festival. Also, the joy and sweetness are spread through horse parades, bullfights and cultural activities. A beauty contest enhances the beauty of the women of Andalucía, while the procession of floats and the carnival groups parade fill the streets with color and joy.
Gelatin occupies the first place in the preferences of tourists and the identity of the Andalucía’s inhabitants, so it became worthy of a festival in its name. It welcomes tourists and natives to fill them with flavor and joy. This tradition renews each year the Andalucía’s title of the sweetest municipality in Valle del Cauca.
How to get here?
From the transport terminal of Cali, you can take a bus route of the company “Cooperativa de Occidente” from Cali to Andalucía. The trip will last approximately one hour and forty minutes and the price of the ticket is $15.100.
Once you get there, you have to go to the principal park, in the town centre. There you will find the sweetest festival in Valle del Cauca.