There is so much more to Mexico than just mariachi bands and sombreros!
Ballet Folklórico de Cancun
Every evening at the Cancun Convention Center, there’s a dinner show featuring live music and performances. Costumed dancers depict the traditional culture and rich history of every corner of Mexico. Tickets are sold at a booth just as you enter the Convention Center.
Casa de Cultura Art Center
The scene for local cultural events, art exhibits, dance performances, plays and concerts is the Cultural Art Center. It’s located downtown on Prolongación Avenida Yaxchilan.
Teatro de Cancun
This state-of-the-art theatre features a variety of musical and artistic performances. Here you get comedy shows, stage plays, Caribbean dancing, etc. with some of the most talented performers in the continent. No reservations are required. (Located at KM 4 in the Hotel Zone)
Pirate Ship dinner and cruise
You have a couple of options here, either Captain Hook’s (daily departures 7:00pm), or Jolly Roger (Monday to Sunday 6:30pm to 10:00pm)
These dinner cruises are full of fun, live performances along with some spectacular views of the coastline by night.
This is a scenic lagoon cruise on an old classic paddle-wheel steamer. Enjoy a delectable 3-course meal along with great views as evening descends on the mangroves. There’s also dancing on the top deck. Private charters for your group are available.
Lobster Dinner Cruise
Escape the crowds in Cancun and enjoy a beautiful sunset cruise on the Nichupte Lagoon. Savor delicious lobster and steak while gliding along the lagoon and listening to the mysterious, exotic mangrove sounds. (Departs at 5:30pm in the summer months and 5:00pm in the winter months.)