Getty The Plaza de la Constitución in the center of Mexico City is one of the biggest city squares in the world. Share via facebook dialog Share via Pinterest Number one: It is NOT Cinco de Mayo. Traveler looks at the…

Consulmex Filadelfia and the Mexican Cultural Center Philadelphia will host their annual Mexican Independence Day Festival on September 10, 2017 from 2:00- 8:00 p.m. at Penn’s Landing as part of the PECO Multicultural Series. With more than 15,000 attendees, this festival is the largest event celebrating the…

Contrary to popular belief, Mexican Independence Day is not July 4th. Rather, it takes place on September 16th each year, with festivities beginning on the 15th and spilling over into the following day. Known as the Fiestas Patrias, these days are celebrated…

Mexican Independence Day is nothing short of a big deal across not only the nation, but in Mexican embassies and consulates across the world. Born on September 16th 1810, in the small town of Dolores Hidalgo in Guanajuato state, it was sparked by the grito…

The Grito de Dolores is the call that Miguel Hidalgo made for the people of Mexico to rise up against the authorities of New Spain on September 16, 1810, in the town of Dolores, near Guanajuato, initiating Mexico’s War of Independence. This…

Mexican Independence Day is celebrated on Sept. 16 of every year. It is the day in 1810 that Father Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla rang the bells of his church in Dolores, Guanajuato, to rally the Mexican troops. The Cry of…

  There are some huge Latin stars coming to town this weekend to celebrate Mexican Independence Day, and you’re invited! From Marc Anthony to MANA, here are some of the concerts and events happening in Las Vegas to for the…

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —  Mexican Independence Day is being celebrated Thursday night in downtown Bakersfield. El Grito de Dolores will be 6-10 p.m. at the Liberty Bell at Truxtun Avenue and L Street. The Kern County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce said…

The street of the Kern County Liberty Bell on Truxtun Ave. will be blocked for the celebration of Mexican Independence Day! This celebration will include; entertainment with banda and folklorico dancing, food, refreshments, a beer garden, and a vendor street…