Welcome to Latincouver

Latincouver helps you to connect and grow through culture and business.


for 100,000 Latin Americans making British Columbia their new home.

Regardless of where you are from, Latincouver is here to help bridge the gap.


Featured Jobs

Here you can find different opportunities to unreel your potential. Whether a job or a volunteer position, this can be your first step to success. All this opportunities are posted either by our business partners or institutions interested in Latincouver platform to look for new additions to their work team.

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Settling in BC

If you are a newcomer, you may have a lot of questions. Find here basic and useful information to settle in your new home, British Columbia. Like us on Facebook and get in touch with us if you need any other information.


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Connect with the Plaza with our main events of the year


LCPN Business Networ

Join Latincouver's Latin-Canadian Professional Network at our business breakfast event LCPN<


Carnaval del Sol

Carnaval del Sol’s aim is recreating a Latin American fiesta experience in Vancouver! Amid exciting


ExpoPlaza Latina

ExpoPlaza Latina is a premier platform for connecting British Columbian and Latin American organi


Inspirational Latin

The Inspirational Latin Award is given to outstanding individuals who have made a marked contributio

Latin Live Events in BC

La Fiesta Radio Show 2016 final draft 2

Radio Latina " La Fi

Radio Latina " La Fiesta" Let’s get your party started with “La Fiesta”! Tune in every second Sun


Cinco de Mayo en la

What is Cinco de Mayo en la Casa de Amigos? Buenos dias, amigos! Lets get ready for a Cinc

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Mis Papás

Mis Papás is a sweaty, honest, touching piece of physical theatre in the form of a 15-round boxin


Vancouver Chopin Soc

Nelson Freire is now a universally acclaimed artist. He has received honours and

Business Events in BC

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Architects of Tomorr

LeaderImpact Metro Vancouver is thrilled to host this year’s live Leadercast simulcast – an epic eve


Surrey International

Join us in celebrating the recipients of the 8th Surrey International Trade Awards. Winners will be


Generate 2016

World leaders are confirming the need to embrace change. Our goal is to explore how the BC Clean


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Cinco de Mayo

What is Cinco de Mayo? Cinco de Mayo has become a party for all Latin people living in the United States and Canada, as a recognition and many times as an excuse, to drink, eat and party as a Latino. But let’s spread  knowledge about wha

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Articles - Our Countries

Puerto Madero - Argentina
From Buenos Aires to Ro...

From Buenos Aires to Romance When traveling to Buenos Aires, it is essential to take a day trip to Uruguay to discover Colonia del Sacramento. Ferries depart daily from Puerto Madero, the new and famous district of Buenos Aires. Fares are r

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News About Latin America and Canada

Olympic dressage dream now a reality for Dominican Republic rider

A dressage rider from the Dominican Republic has become the first from her country to qualify for the Olympic Games in an equestrian sport. Yvonne Losos de Muñiz secure the Rio 2016 Olympic spot available for competitors from Central and South Ameri

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Lessons about coffee, and life, percolate on trip to El Salvador

Jim Holland Diane and Jesse O’Connor traveled more than 2,200 miles to gain a new appreciation for something most people take for granted: a well-brewed cup of coffee. While serious java junkies are known for going well out of their way to find a g

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    2008 - Latin Plaza?

    Paola Murillo arrived in 2005. She used to work for an HR company when her passion was helping newcomers to find jobs. In 2007, she worked for Canadian Heritage. When arrangements were just being made for the Vancouver Olympics, she realized that Latinos did not have a place or voice in the city. Her passion evolved towards creating a common physical space, the Latin plaza, where people can gather, help, support each other and grow, while creating a stronger voice in British Columbia.

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    2009 - Latincouver is born

    We were welcomed within the Latin American communities in 2009 with a huge launch party. Latincouver, the “virtual plaza in BC”, was officially born. We presented our 1st Carnaval del Sol in Vancouver at the Hellenic Community.

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    2012 - ExpoPlaza and Inspirational Latin Awards

    Another special year for Latincouver: we launched two new events. First, ExpoPlaza Latina was created to establish more business liaisons between Canada and Latin America. Later, the Inspirational Latin Awards will see the light of this city to recognize outstanding Latin personalities thriving in our province. In this year, Carnaval del Sol was extended to a 2-day event—one day was no enough for that much fun!

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