Friday, October 7th marked the official day of the Marinera dance. As people gathered to celebrate in the Independencia District, a Marinera Flashmob erupted in a local mall.
The celebration festivities began on Thursday, October 6th, at the Plaza Conquistadores mall, a mall in the Independencia District in Lima, Peru.
The event began with four couples dancing marinera. Then, more and more people joined in, until more than 100 Marinera dancers were dancing.
Various artists participated in this event, coordinating with hundreds of people to make the flashmob a reality.
More festive events took place the following day, on Friday October 7th.