"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.
In Yotoco, there is a church founded in 1826, which houses the patron saint of this municipality: the Virgin of the Immaculate Conception. One of the characteristics of this church is to be the oldest in the region. Today, it still preserves the architecture of the era in which it was built.
The importance of Catholic belief and especially of this church has been extended to all the cultural areas of Yotoco. Even, the fairs and parties, which are celebrated annually in December, are called "Patron Saint Festivities of the Immaculate Conception".
How to get there?
To get to Yotoco from the transport terminal of Cali, you have to take an intermunicipal bus, a service offered by different transport companies. The trip lasts approximately 1 hour.
Weekday Eucharist Schedule: Monday to Saturday 7:00 pm
Sunday Eucharist Schedule: 8:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.