THINGS 2 DO IN CUBA WINTER 2019
Updated: Oct 4, 2019
THINGS TO DO IN CUBA WINTER 2019
OCTOBER 24-OCTOBER 30, 2019
*FIESTA DE LA CULTURA IBEROAMERICANA, the Iberoamerican Culture Festival takes place in provincial capital Holguin in Eastern Cuba. The festival includes public performances on the streets and in the town squares of Holguin. It also offers workshops, concerts, and a closing night farewell party.
OCTOBER 20, 2019
*CUBA NATIONAL BASEBALL SERIES kicks-off its second phase with the six best teams playing for the championship after having eliminated the other ten teams. The playoffs and final championship series take place lare December to January.
NOVEMBER 8-NOVEMBER 10, 2019
*MARABANA MARATHON Havana’s marathon takes place over the second weekend in November, and includes a 5K, 10K, half-marathon, and marathon.
NOVEMBER 13-NOVEMBER 20, 2019
*JO JAZZ FESTIVAL/COMPETITION in Havana brings together some of Cuba’s best young jazz musicians for six days of world-class jazz.
NOVEMBER 17-NOVEMBER 22, 2019
*BAILA EN CUBA is one of Havana’s salsa dancing festivals, and great addition to the any Jo Jazz itinerary.
DECEMBER 5-DECEMBER 15, 2019
*41ST FESTIVAL DEL NUEVO CINE LATINOAMERICANO is Havana’s Latina American film festival showcasing the works of young directors and artists from the region.
JANUARY 14-JANUARY 20, 2020
*HAVANA INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL known in Cuba as the Jazz Plaza Festival is a can't miss for any fan of jazz, and a perfect excuse to visit our once forbidden and still turbulent island neighbor.
All the above events can be added to a legal Cuba trip originating in the U.S.