With the Strength of the Sun International Andean Carnival

South America’s third most important carnival takes to the streets of Arica, filling every nook and cranny with colors and artistic expression both day and night.

Andean culture takes center stage for three days with dances that have stood the test of time, guided by troupes that get larger and larger every year along with the carnival. Meet up with friends, dance, and sing with more than 100,000 spectators and the talented dance groups that keep the cultural richness of this region alive.

February 15 - 17, 2019
Arica, Chile