March 2017 Events in Bogota
1 to 10: Exhibit: De puertas para adentro
This special exhibit brings together the artistic experiences conceived in the creative laboratories for street people who use the services of the drop in centers Bakatá, Carrera 35 and Transitoria. It also includes work done by prisoners at La Modelo, La Picota and El Buen Pastor, The project was made possible with the guidance of the Intermittent Action Agency (AAI), the Escuela de Mediación de la Red Galería Santa Fe del Instituto Distrital de las Artes – IDARTES- y la Secretaría de Cultura, Recreación y Deporte.
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Estación del tren de la Sabana
Calle 13 No. 18 – 24
9 to 11 – Concert: Homenaje de Edith Piaf
For the first time in Colombia an homage will be presented to the great French singer of the 20th century: Edith Piaf. There will be only three performances in Bogota where French artists Anne Carrère (singer), Philippe Villa (piano), Guy Giuliano (accordion), Laurent Sarrien (percussions and xylophone) and Daniel Fabricant (double bass) will transport the audience to another world and time.
Teatro Colsubsidio Roberto Arias Pérez
Calle 26 No. 25 – 40
9 – Benefit Concert: Canto a la Vista
This event organized by Veo Aprendendo will benefit children from Chigorodó and Carepa, Urabá Antioqueño by raising funds for glasses and pedagogic support. There will be a live performance by Urabá Conexión.
$55,000 COP Dontation
Calle 93 No. 11 A – 31 (Hotel GHL 93 Piso 6)
10 – Concert: La 33
The wildly popular Salsa band promises to give a roof raising concert with songs by caleño Mauro Castillo.
Calle 23 # 6-19
See Tuboleta for tickets
11 – Rock Market: Mercado del Rock!
Rummage through vinyls, collectibles and books as well as accessories and clothing.
10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
La Aldea Arde
Calle 17 No. 2 – 77
12 – Book Fair: Feria de Libros
enthusiasts will have the opportunity to choose amongst 100,000 new and used
books spanning all genres, each priced at just $5,000.
7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
$7,000 COP Entry Fee
Centro Creativo Textura
Carrera 54 No. 5 C – 33
14 – Lecture: Historical Leadership
Historian Diana Uribe will speak about the history of exceptional women and men who have led people to great destinies in difficult times. "They are people who have understood the time in which they lived, the people they ruled, the specific conditions of culture, religion and the feeling of the people they influenced ..." says Uribe.
Galería Herencia Verde
Carrera 27 No. 78 – 44
16 – Drinks: LGBT+H Bar Crawl
Enjoy VIP entry to three of Bogota’s top LGBT bars / clubs, free welcome shots, lots of entertainment and dancing the night away with a great group of people.
See the above link for all the details
21 – Happening: Al Aire Libro: Vamos a hacer memoria. Vamos a ser memoria
Celebrate World Poetry Day at an open air reading festival. Arrive by 3:00 p.m. with a literary work, find a comfortable spot and read in silence. At 4:00 p.m. a live musician will lead readers to the Biblioteca Nacional where everyone can write up to 5 lines for entry in the Infinite Book of Memories.
3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Carrera Septima between Calles 22 and 23
23 to 25: Performance: La Crisálida de Aire
A scenic and installation experience that amalgamates sound, visual and corporal elements. A multisensory experience that overflows the perception of space and the body.
8 B No. 57 – 32
Ticket Booth: $23.000
23 – Concert: Sociedad de Música de Cámara de Bogotá
The first concert of 2017 by the Chamber Music Society with works by Vali, Dessenne, Britto y Golijov.
8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Carrera 24 No. 37 – 42
23 to 25: Festival: Estereo Picnic
The annual music festival returns with an eclectic lineup including The Strokes, Flume, Deadmau5, Rancid and Wiz Khalifa.
Check the above link for details.
31 – Concert: A Killer Night of Rock!
For the first time on the same stage, three of Colombia’s most exciting bands: State of Light, RAION and La Seca will rock the house! You want to be there!
El Barrio Soundsystem
Carrera 14 No. 81 – 20
Cover: $10.000 COP