9:45 a.m. Welcome Ceremony with Grupo Pakal
Grupo Pakal celebrates Mayan culture through contemporary interpretations of ceremonial dances performed in impressive, authentically-inspired wardrobe and accompanied by traditional music.
10:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Maya and the Music
How do archaeologists uncover the stories of the past? Explore the Bonampak murals of Chiapas, Mexico, in the exhibit and bring the music of the mural to life with the help of Dr. Dig, our archaeological ally.
11:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Weaving Demonstration
Sheba Velasco, Ixil, Maya Cultural Interpreter
11:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m Maya Storytime with Carolina Quiroga-Stulz, Storyteller
Experience the ancient tales of the Maya through dramatic, interactive presentations.
1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Maya Ballgame with Grupo Pakal
Grupo Pakal presents a living historical representation of the all-but-lost art of the famous Maya ballgame.
1:30 p.m. Cacao Demonstration
with Sheba Velasco, Ixil, Cultural Interpreter
4:30 p.m.Close of Day Ceremony with Grupo Pakal