Pachamama Day

Saturday, August 1, 2020
This Indigenous Inca nature festival of Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, and parts of Chile and Argentina honors Mother Earth to bring a good growing season

Crown of the Andes

Metropolitan Museum of Art
The biggest gem on this Marian crown from Popayán, Colombia is the Atahualpa Emerald which belonged to the last Inca emperor

National Museum of the American Indian

FINANCIAL DISTRICT, NYC ~ This branch of the Smithsonian does great bilingual exhibitions. FREE

Brooklyn Museum

PROSPECT PARK, Brooklyn ~ NYC’s second biggest museum has good collections of African and Pre-Columbian art. First Saturdays are a Free party.

Quechua, the Indigenous language of the Andes

CENTRAL ANDES ~ The Indigenous language of Andes communities in Peru, Ecuador, and Bolivia

May Sumak Film Festival at King Juan Carlos Center

June 14-16, 2019
GREENWICH VILLAGE, NYC & CORONA, Queens ~ Annual film festival of movies in Indigenous Quechua languages of the central Andes, that screens in New York City and Quito, Ecuador

Queens Bolivian Day Parade 2018 Desfile Boliviano

Sunday, October 21, 2018
JACKSON HEIGHTS, Queens ~ Celebrate our Indigenous heritage and freedom from slavery with our folkloric dances: Caporales, La Diablada, Morenada, Tinku and more on 37th Avenue