Cultural Coup in Downtown Santa Cruz
by Municipal Culture, Patrimony and Tourism Office
(Santa Cruz de la Sierra)
Friday the 17th to Sunday the 26th of September 2010 every evening from 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. the Santa Cruz city center will light up with events and activities as September bicentennial festivities continue, in what is being called a Cultural "Coup".
During these 9 days of the "Toma Cultural del Centro Histórico" there will be flame-throwers and jugglers, painting and sculpture exhibits, dances, poetry readings, workshops and forums on the history of Santa Cruz, a special emphasis on cruceño art and artists, storytelling, art and sculpture workshops for kids and teens, traditional Bolivian games like Tarasca, and much more.