Best things to do this weekend in Santiago (June 3 - 5)

This weekend is packed with exciting events: from cumbia fests at Teatro Caupolicán and Festival Sativa to Chile's Comic Con 2016, which will be taking over Espacio Riesco all weekend, there will be plenty of parties, shows, and activities to keep you busy all the way through Sunday. Just be careful when planning any outdoor adventures: it'll be rainy and cold all Friday and Saturday!

Remember every Friday we'll post our picks for the weekend and please check this space often as we may update it with changes and/or new events that pop up. Enjoy!

 Image courtesy of Chumbekes
Image courtesy of Chumbekes

Friday (Jun 3)

 Image courtesy of La Fonda Permanente
Image courtesy of La Fonda Permanente

Special Events

Live Music

DJ Parties

Exhibits

Theater

Full list: http://www.agendarevolver.cl/?date=2016-06-03

Saturday (Jun 4)

 Image courtesy of Comic Con
Image courtesy of Comic Con

Special Events

Live Music

DJ Parties

Exhibits

  • Fictional Archeology: Pop culture and high art mix and mash at Jake Scharbach's new MAC exhibition "Fictional Archeology." The American painter paints hyper realistic images that use everyday objects such as cars or plastic toys to juxtapose symbols of cultural high art, thereby questioning modern cultural values.
    http://www.mac.uchile.cl/exhibiciones/expo/fiction-archeology
  • Antiguo Egipto. Vida En El Nilo: Fans of ancient Egypt should be sure to catch this nearly 400-piece exhibition at La Moneda's Cultural Center, and go back in time to learn about the lifestyles and culture of this fascinating civilization. General entry: $2.000 CLP, discount for students and seniors.
    http://www.ccplm.cl/sitio/pronto-antiguo-egipto-vida-en-el-nilo/
  • Medialuna: Journey throughout Chile and watch how the traditional concept of crescents and half-moons take on new and unusual forms and notions in photographer Cristián Ureta's new collection. The exhibit explores the theme in a twelve-photograph montage of varying colors and formats. Held at the EKHO Gallery.
    http://ekho.cl/medialuna/
  • Mestizo: The Las Condes Art Gallery presents "Mestizo," a look into gender and identity through visual art. The exhibition is a collaboration between fourteen artists and the artistic collective Colectivo Ofrenda al Agua, and is curated by Cristián Velasco.
    http://www.culturallascondes.cl/home2/mestizo.html
  • Exposición Mascaras -Proceso Plástico De Una Artesanía Escénica-: Head to the Santiago Library for their new masks exhibition. The exhibit will also include a workshop space for budding artists and children alike.
    https://www.facebook.com/events/1431170623575181
  • More:
    Inauguración Exposición "GeometrÍas-planos Orgánicos"
    http://www.facebook.com/events/247324042308701
    De Lo Humano A Lo Urbano : Jorge Milosevic / Andrés Manríquez
    http://www.facebook.com/events/237117676665467
  • Even more exhibits:
    Click here for additional exhibits on Saturday

Theater

Full list: http://www.agendarevolver.cl/?date=2016-06-04

Sunday (Jun 5)

 Image courtesy of Escuela Aleph
Image courtesy of Escuela Aleph

Special Events

Live Music

Exhibits

Theater

  • El Kabaret De La Última Esperanza // 1° Montaje Escuela Aleph: "The Strip Club of the Last Hope" is a fictional story about a strip club in 1910s Chile. Set at the foothill of the Andes, and under the repression of the then-conservative government, this play attempts to present a long-gone reality, using Comet Halley as central plot element.
    http://www.facebook.com/events/1002050706514850
  • Obra Teorema - Ciclo Teatro Hoy 2016: The Tercer Abstracto theater company presents "THeorem", an original show that attempts to combine mathematics and pattern searching to make sense of the Santiago urban mess.
    http://www.facebook.com/events/1612587875725755
  • Even more theater:
    Click here for additional performances on Sunday

Full list: http://www.agendarevolver.cl/?date=2016-06-05

And remember to check out our agenda for a list of events happening every day in Santiago: http://www.agendarevolver.cl

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