Events in Pátzcuaro
The three wise men
Shepherd’s song presentation.
Day of San Antonio Abad
Pets and birds are adorned with garlands of flowers taken to be blessed.
For three days (Sunday Monday and Tuesday) walk the streets the "bulls" in the pan leaving each neighborhood chirimía accompanied by music and strings and some characters such as "Apache", "the horse", "the foreman" and "maringuías"
Death anniversary of Don Vasco de Quiroga, Cultural Week
Exhibition of handicrafts, organ concert in the Basilica and traditional music.
The festivities begin on Holy Tuesday with the representation of various Bible passages. On Thursday, Friday and Saturday the ordeal and the procession of silence are made with painful images dating from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century.
Day of the Holy Cross
Veneration of one of the crosses (green cross) is said left Vasco de Quiroga. Procession, dances and bands of music and food of the region. Feast of the Holy Cross of the Coyotes in Tejerías Street . Evening Mass, regional food and band.
Thursday of Corpus Cristi
The interplay , traditional celebration on the occasion of Corpus Cristi
Cry of Independence
Ceremony at City Hall. Popular festival, music events, castles and fireworks in the main square. Parade 16.
Anniversary of the founding of the city
By Don Vasco de Quiroga.
Day of St. Michael the Archangel
Day of St. Francis of Assisi
Dances of Moors and soldiers. Pyrotechnic games.
1 y 2
All Saints Day and night dead
Two of the most important celebrations in Mexico are held in November. According to the Catholic calendar, the first day is dedicated to All Saints day two at All Souls. In these two dates they are performed rituals to worship the ancestors.
Day Lady Health
The most venerated of the region. Presentation of dances, masquerades, handicrafts, band, parades bullfights and rodeos.
16 - 24
Posadas are held awaiting Christmas.