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Indigenous People’s Conference held in Belize City

Indigenous People’s Conference held in Belize City

Posted: Saturday, April 30, 2016. 3:04 p.m. CST By Aaron Humes: The Caribbean region’s first ever Indigenous People’s Conference took place this week in Belize City. Hosted by the Canadian-funded…

Belize National Cultural Policy launched

Belize National Cultural Policy launched

Posted: Thursday, March 31, 2016. 11:08 a.m. CST By Aaron Humes: A ten year National Cultural Policy presented today seeks to guide the safeguarding and preservation of Belize’s cultural heritage,…

First Andy Palacio Music Fest a huge success

First Andy Palacio Music Fest a huge success

Posted December 6, 2015. 8:45 am CST. By Chrisbert Garcia: For months, volunteers, musicians, artists, family and friends have been spreading the word about the first annual Andy Palacio Music…

OW Street Art fest underway

OW Street Art fest underway

Saturday, September 19, 2015.  Victor Castillo Reporting: The first ever street art exhibit in Orange Walk Town is presently taking place in the municipality in conjunction with the 13th anniversary…

Ethnic organizations support Maya land rights, reparations

Ethnic organizations support Maya land rights, reparations

Wednesday, July 22, 2015. BMG: Community members from several ethnic groups including Kriol, East Indian, Garifuna, Maya Leaders and the Belize Commission have held two special meetings in the month…

Do Not Miss Belize’s Chocolate Festival in May

Do Not Miss Belize’s Chocolate Festival in May

Saturday, May 16th, 2015. Chrisbert Garcia Reporting: Cacao is a crop native to the Americas, and the Toledo District is recognized for its superior cacao over the rest of the…

Belmopan Area Festival of Arts Performing Arts Section Concludes

Belmopan Area Festival of Arts Performing Arts Section Concludes

Sunday, April 26th, 2015. Gwen Gonzales Reporting: Students in the Belmopan Area have shown their talents on various stages in the Belmopan Area Clusters. The excitement was stirred up by beautiful…

Florencio Mes gets public citation from Tumulkin Center of Learning

Florencio Mes gets public citation from Tumulkin Center of Learning

Monday, March 23, 2015. JUAN CAAL Reporting: Florencio Mes, the last of the Three Kings of authentic cultural Belizean music was given a citation on Sunday, March 22 during the…

Torch Run held to kick off Maya Day activities in Toledo

Torch Run held to kick off Maya Day activities in Toledo

Tuesday, March 10, 2015. JUAN CAAL Reporting: As part of festivities leading up to Maya Day, the Tumulkin Center of Learning held the annual Torch Run on Monday, March 9.…

Maya Day planning underway

Maya Day planning underway

Monday, February 23, 2015. BMG: Plans are well underway for the annual Maya Day celebration in rural Toledo. The Tumulkin Center of Learning located in Blue Creek village, Toledo has…

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