Kuala Lumpur.- The 14th Latin American Festival to be held on June 11 in Kuala Lumpur is envisaged to entice more city folks to experience the rich culture of Latin America, as released this Tuesday, May 16, 2023 during the press conference held in this capital to announce details of the cultural event.
Cuba is one of the nine countries of the Latin America and Caribbean Countries Group (GRULAC), which organize the event together with Plaza Low Yat, Federal Hotels International, the Latin Women's Association of Malaysia, and supported by Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL).
Argentina's Ambassador to Malaysia Manuel Balaguer Salas, who is also the Dean of the Group of Latin American and Caribbean Embassies in Malaysia (GRULAC) said today in the Press Conference that the festival would also be a momentous occasion as it builds bridges for closer friendship between Latin American countries and Malaysia.
The day-long festival, which will be participated by nine Latin American embassies namely - Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela will take place from 11 am to 5.30 pm on Sunday (June 11) at Commons KL, Jalan Bukit Bintang.
During the festival, outstanding artistes will join the celebration to bring performances such as tango from Argentina and Uruguay, capoeira from Brazil, folkloric dances from Mexico and Chile, Andean music from Peru, lively rhythms from Colombia and Cuba and the traditional Joropo dances presented by Venezuela.