Cultural and Social Activities in Guadalajara




Every day

Tapatío sightseeing tour

Enjoy the pleasure of sightseeing Guadalajara, Tlaquepaque, Zapopan, and Tonalà.

Tickets are for sale right there and aboard the bus.

· 110.00 pesos per person weekdays

· 130 pesos during weekends and holidays

Time: Busses leave every 45 mins
Location: On one side of the Catedral de Guadalajara you’ll find the Jaliscienses Ilustresrotonda
: (33) 36 13 08 87 and 01 800 00 11 827 /

Every day


Event - Activity: Night Run

Enjoy the tour aboard our train, a special night full of pleasant surprises that take you to know the origins of our national drink, in addition to taste best tequilas; all in an exclusive atmosphere of celebration and tradition.

· Wagon Bar $ 1,800 pesos

· Car club bar and dining wagon $ 1.590 pesos

· Passenger wagon $ 1.440 pesos

Time: 7:30 pm to 3:00 am
Location: Jose Cuervo Express Train
Phone: 33 38 55 85 78

Every day

Tequila Express Bus Tour

The Tequila Express welcomes its passengers to enjoy the excitement in the collision between traditional music interpreted by the mariachi, the warm reception of the Mariachi and Charreria Ambassador, along with the company of family and friends.

· Adult (starting from 12 years): $ 950.00 pesos

· Children (6-11years): $ 850.00 pesos

· Elderly: (INSEN ID): $ 850.00 pesos

Time: 10:00am-5:00 pm
Location: You board the bus at Av. Washington
Phone: 52 (33) 3880 9099 or 3880 9090 ext. 2099 and 2137.

Every Monday

Flag-raising ceremony

Every Monday the Mexican flag is raised by the color guard and saluted by the Mexican people accompanied by their National Anthem in a beautifully orchestrated ceremony.


Time: 10:00am
Location: Plaza de los Caudillos.

Every Monday

Bridge tournament

Bridge Tournament


Time: 4:30 pm
Location: Bridge Club Guadalajara, Gabriel D'Annunzio # 5184, Guadalajara, 45140
Phone: 36 29 66 95

Every Tuesday

Banda Municipal del Ayuntamiento de Guadalajara: Guadalajara Townhall Band

Enjoy the beautiful repertoire of popular music presented in one of the more traditional locations in our city.


Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Plaza de Armas

Tuesday through Saturday

Panteón de Belén: Belen Cemetery daytime tours

This tour is designed to convey the cemetery’s architectural heritage.

Occupancy: 200 people, divided into groups of 50 people

    ·Cost: $ 24.00

    ·Students and teachers with valid ID: $ 12.00

    ·People over 60 and people with disabilities: free

    ·Use of cameras or video (general public): $ 65.00

Time: 10:00am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm.
Location: MUSEUM Panteón de Belen: Calle Belén and Eulogio Parra
Phone: 36 14 19 78

Tuesday through Sunday

Teatro Degollado: Degollado Theater

Take a guided tour of the beautiful and architecturally rich Teatro Degollado

Time: 12:30pm to 2:00 pm
Location: Between Av. Hidalgo and Morelos, Downtown, Guadalajara
Phone: 30 30 97 71

Every Tuesday to Sunday

Regional pottery museum

Pottery exhibit, four permanent workshops:

    ·Paint your Toy,

    ·Manos creativas”: creative hands

    ·Wooden toys

    ·Create your own Alebrije ($ 50.00 - $ 100.00 fee)


Time: 10:00am-6:00 pm
Location: Independencia No.237 Downtown San Pedro Tlaquepaque
Phone: 36 35 54 04

Tuesday to Sunday

Mural collection by José Clemente Orozco.

Mural collection by José Clemente Orozco.

The auditorium houses two of the most important frescos— an art technique where a picture is painted on the wall while the plaster is still wet.


Time: 10:00am-5:00 pm
Location: MUSA Museum of Arts, AV. Juarez 975
01 33 3134 1664 /

Tuesday and Sunday


Lucha libre, Mexican wrestling is characterized by colorful masks, rapid sequences of holds and maneuvers, as well as high-flying maneuvers, some of which have been adopted around the world and by the WWE.


Time: 9:30pm
Phone: 36 17 34 01 and 38 18 38 00,

Every Wednesday

Tapatío Wednesdays

Mariachi serenades— one of the most Mexican artistic expressions to enjoy in the city.


Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Plaza de Armas

Every Wednesday throughout July

Ex-Convento del Carmen’s Literary Wednesdays.

Part of “Vive el Arte”, “Literary Wednesdays”


Time: 10:00am
Location: at Capilla Elías Nandino del Ex Convento del Carmen. Av Juárez 638, Downtown.
Phone: 01 (33) 3818-2800 ext. 21356 or 21372

Every Thursday

Martin Alarife

Casillas Theater receives dance proposals as part of the program “Vive el Arte

Witness the various dance proposals submitted to the Martin Alarife Casillas theater as part of the program “Vive el Arte”.


Time: 8:00pm
Location: Av. Mayor extension 1351, Unidad Flores, Guadalajara
Phone 01 (33) 3818-2800 ext. 20381

Every Thursday and Sunday

Banda del Estado: State Band

Enjoy the lovely melodies of today’s and yesteryear’s delightful music performed by the State Band.


Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Plaza de Armas


Walking tour

Get to know the city in this walking tour.


Time: 09:30am— Lasts two hours
Location: Starts at City Hall, (Hidalgo No. 400) and ends at Iinstituto Cultural Cabañas’s promenade.


Night tour

Enjoy a beautiful night tour accompanied by the Estudiantina or Guadalajara’s Rondalla, where you’ll admire our illuminated buildings and beautiful historic center.


Time: 7:00pm— Lasts half an hour
Location: Guadalajara City Hall

Every Saturday throughout July

Chapultepec Stroll

Captando la transparencia” exhibit featuring the photographic works of a local competition’s contest winners.

Del vacìo a la luz” a compilation of photographic works, paintings and art installations


Location: Chapultepec median strip

Every Sunday

Via RecreActiv”: Recreation track

Recreation track. Ride your bike, take workshops, and enjoy art, music, reading tables, nutritional counseling, and interactive games.


Time: 8:00 a m. 2.00 p.m.
Location: Along Guadalajara, Zapopan, Tlaquepaque and Tonala’s main roads
Phone: 12 01 69 08

Every Sunday

Lienzo de Charros de Jalisco: Jalisco’s Charro Arena

Charro tournaments (similar to rodeo) and escaramuzas (women’s equestrian event)— Enjoy folklore and music.

Time: 12:00pm
Location: Parque Aguazul, Dr. R.. Michel # 577
Phone: (33) 3619 0315