The Cali Fair is, for the locals, a mix of joyfulness and salsa, an event all Colombians and foreigners alike should experience at least once in their lifetime.

Don’t fret if you’re not the best on the dance floor, the Cali Fair has more than 50 events on offer, ranging from parties, cultural events, sporting events, and entrepreneurship that you can enjoy for free.

That is why we are giving you this guide so you can experience this event as a local, whilst improving your dancing abilities!

These are the 5 events we reckon you can’t miss.

1. "Salsódromo":

The best dancers from the best salsa schools in the region get together on a single location and pay homage to Cali through their dances.

people dancing salsa on the street

2. Gathering of music lovers and collectors:

Here you will be able to learn in depth about the history, tradition and cultural identity of Cali’s salsa; all through artistic presentations, panels with world renown salsa collectors and presenters.

3. Classic car parade:

For all gearheads, this event gathers show cars kept in mint condition registered between the 1920’s and the 1970’s.

4. Superconcert:

Without a doubt, this is one of those events no one would want to miss. With the participation of world renown latin singers such as Marc Anthony, Ana Gabriel, Victor Manuelle, JBalvin among others.

5. Old Cali Carnival:

Go for a stroll and meet historic characters that left their mark on Cali’s history, and recognizing the city’s multiculturalism.

Live music shows, perfectly choreographed dances filled with lightshows, vivid colors, happiness, and gorgeous women gazed by everyone on each event they attend, are just a phew of the many reasons why missing out of la Feria de Cali this year is simply NOT AN OPTION!

Are you ready for the fair? tell us in the comments bellow!