- January 2018
Panama Jazz Festival
Description : The most important jazz festival in the whole region was founded in September 2003 by Panamanian Grammy-winning pianist Danilo Pérez. While the Festival annually offers a rich program of concerts by leading international jazz musicians, the emphasis is on music education. It has become the largest music education event in the region. This year highlights the presence of The Wayne Shorter Quartet, Chucho Valdés Quartet and the voice of Luciana Souza.
Location : City of Knowledge Convention Center Auditorium, Villa Agustina (Casco Antiguo), Anayansi Theater - Atlapa Convention Center, Cuadrángulo - City of knowledge.
- February 2018
Description : 4th edition of the most important gastronomic festival in the country. Gastronomic Market, Cocktails, Live Jazz, Panama Barista Championship, Food stall for the women of the Calicanto Foundation
Location : Casco Viejo: La Compañía de Jesús and Las Clementinas 3
- March 2018
Festival Internacional de Artes Escénicas de Panamá (FAE)
Description : It is a biennial event, which brings together a selection of the best of theater and contemporary dance in Latin America and the world in the Panamanian capital for a week.
Location : The Balboa Theater, City of Knowledge Convention Center Auditorium, and in Casco Antiguo: Anita Villalaz Theater, Góngora House, Spain Cultural Centre and Amador Theatre.
- April 2018
International Film Festival of Panama (IFF Panama)
Description : Moving from Canada in 2010, Henk Van der Kolk, who is one of the founders of the successful Toronto International Film Festival, decided to explore the possibility of creating a film festival in Panama. It was not difficult for him to conclude that several of the elements for success were already present in the country: proximity to the important centers of film production, both in North America and in the South; a Panama City in the middle of a large part of the air traffic between the two Americas, and a government interested in developing the film industry.
Location : IFF Panama has four locations throughout Panama City: the Balboa Theater, the Anita Villalaz Theater, the Pacific Viewpoint in the Cinta Costera II and Cinépolis Multiplaza.
- October 2018
Description : Is an independent project for the promotion and development of contemporary dance in Panama. This quality Festival is in its sixth year and also includes a strong educational program with free master classes and workshops to create a platform for artists of different nationalities to connect, encouraging bonds between them and strengthening ties among our cultures.
Location : Anayansi Theater, Anita Villalaz Theater, City of Knowledge Convention Center Auditorium.