GREAT Week in Guatemala officially launches

The British Embassy and several partners in Guatemala and the UK have teamed up to hold a ‘Culture is GREAT Britain’ series of events.

UK and Guatemala brands, universities, artists and public organizations are taking part from 4 to 11 March, including Twinnings Tea, the University of Birmingham, Sophos Library, the Tea Shop, the One Man Band, Cerveceria Centroamericana, and the Directorate of the Historic Archive of Guatemala.

Culture is GREAT Week in Guatemala will include a glimpse to the best of British music, food, literature and heritage. Most of the events will take place virtually, and open to the public. There will be an opportunity to visit by invitation the British Ambassador’s residence and join a special activity.

Culture is GREAT Week events

GREAT Week will involve a host of events open to the Guatemala public. These include:

Literature is GREATThursday 4 March, 19:00A discussion of the 10 best books in British literatureAvailable to all public on social media channels of Sophos Library
Music is GREATSunday 7 March, 18:00Recorded concert by One Man Band and Juan WizaAvailable to all public via Zoom
Heritage is GREATTuesday 9 March, 10:00How the UK and Guatemala preserve their historic buildingsAvailable by invitation on Zoom
Food is GREATThursday 11 March, 17:00The secrets of British tea and how to prepare itAvailable by invitation

To know the details of each event, get the links and win the opportunity to participate in other activities, please keep abreast of the Embassy’s social media channels.

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