June 17 - 23, 2025

For High School, University, Community
Music or Dance Groups

The OnStage Peru is a 7 day / 6 night experience that surrounds the Karachacha Fest Peru presenting unique opportunities for High School, College and Community based Music or Dance ensembles to integrate with International artists and perform at featured venues at Peru’s premiere Jazz Music & Dance Festival.

The Experience

A life-changing professional touring performance experience.   Each attending ensemble will:

  • Perform in professionally staged environments without safety issues or language barriers
  • Headline your own concert performance
  • Collaborate with internationally acclaimed Afro-Peruvian musicians and dancers
  • Level up your skillset through full-body Afro-Peruvian rhythm workshops
  • Provide service and make a difference in underserved Peruvian communities
  • Experience Afro-Peruvian Music with the greatest performers in the world

Festival Itinerary

2025 Sample Itinerary Overview:

Tuesday, June 17th

  • Arrive in Lima
  • Rest and recovery

Wednesday, June 18th

  • Pre Festival day
  • Optional performance opportunity

Thursday, June 19th

  • Walking tour of Miraflores
  • Participant meet & great
  • Inaugural Concert
  • Attend evening artist performance

Friday, June 20th

  • Visit Huaca Pucllana
  • Artist master classes
  • Performance
  • Attend evening artist performance

Saturday, June 21st

  • Tour the Miraflores Market
  • Joint rehearsal with Peruvian guest artist
  • Performance
  • Attend evening Peña Don Porfirio music venue

Sunday, June 22nd

  • Peruvian Body Rhythm Workshop
  • Closing ceremonies and Farewell Concert
  • Performance
  • Tour Party

Monday, June 23rd

  • Check out
  • Visit Inca Market
  • Depart for home

⎯ Subject to change ⎯



  • Accommodation
  • Ground Transportation
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • Performances as per itinerary
  • Workshops as per itinerary
  • Select sightseeing entrance fees
  • The group will be assigned a festival tour manager
  • All taxes & gratuities


  • International travel to and from Lima, Peru
  • Trip Cancellation Insurance (strongly recommended)
  • Travel Medical Insurance (mandatory)
  • Passport Fees


For more info and detailed costs for your group – please email connect(a)mcmarts.ca