Beyond the Wall is a family friendly, free bi-national festival in Nogales AZ/SON that aims to celebrate the unique culture of the borderlands through the eyes of artists, and share authentic local stories with the wider world.
The next festival will take place on May 5th, 2019, and will feature artists, musicians, and 15 foot tall puppets created with Nogales youth.
We're piloting a four-month long 'pen pal' style workshop program with students from two high schools in Nogales. The week of Aug 20th, we hosted workshops with students from high schools on both sides of Nogales, culminating in a picnic with both groups at the border wall.
Workshop overview below: use the arrows to turn pages, click to download PDF