Spain at the 2019 GlobalFest Fireworks Festival in Calgary
GlobalFest showcases and celebrates Calgary’s cultural diversity with a fireworks festival and many cultural events from different origins.
GlobalFest is a not-for-profit society dedicated to celebrating and showcasing Calgary’s cultural diversity and artistic excellence. It is committed to producing an inclusive, world-class, multi-faceted arts and cultural festival that will enhance Alberta’s reputation as a truly international destination.
The Trico Homes International Fireworks Festival illuminates the sky with a colliding orchestra of light and sound. 2019 features presentations produced by world-class pyro musical artists hailing from the USA, Spain, China & Canada, culminating with GlobalFest’s own spectacular finale presentation.
Spain at GlobalFest 2019
Spain will be featured on Saturday August 17 with Pirotecnia Zaragozana.
Spain has been known for its myriad of art, Flamenco guitar and dance, impressive architecture, gastronomic delights and beautiful landscapes, including beaches and the countryside of Andalusia. For thousands of years, Spain has been considered one of the cultural centers of Europe. Spanish cultural association España en Calgary invites to explore and journey through the diverse country of Spain. Enjoy the market of Spanish items or take a quick Flamenco lesson from one of the local dancers. Francesca Canalizo. is the performer coordinator, and Veronica Guirado & Ramon Llorente are the pavilion coordinators.
Elliston Park opens at 6 pm for the OneWorld Festival. Pavilions from some of Calgary’s cultural communities will be showcasing their heritage dress, cultural music, incredible performances, and interactive activities for all. Take a stroll through the Night Market, featuring vendors with authentic handcrafted arts and keepsakes. Fireworks will follow at night.