It was on July 25, 1536 the day that the city of Santiago de Cali was founded by Sebastian de Belalcazar. Sebastian de Belelcazar is not just a statue in the west of Cali, it is the man who founded the city in his name and his birthday is celebrated every July 25.
Belalcazar was a Spanish military and conqueror, born in 1480 and died in 1551. It was in 1536 when Santiago de Cali, known for the branch of heaven was founded.
Cali for centuries was a small town, considered a land port, where they were for the merchandise of Buenaventura.
During these days there is cultural programming in the capital of Valle del Cauca for its 483 birthday.
there were 27 free events for citizenship. Some will be on the boulevard on the river and there was an exhibition of classic cars. a dome was installed in the square of the cam where there are projections in 360 degrees as part of the birthday of the city.