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Events in Pátzcuaro



January
6
The three wise men

Shepherd’s song presentation.

January
17
Day of San Antonio Abad

Pets and birds are adorned with garlands of flowers taken to be blessed.

Varies
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Shrove Tuesday

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"

March
14
Death anniversary of Don Vasco de Quiroga, Cultural Week

Exhibition of handicrafts, organ concert in the Basilica and traditional music.

Varies
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Easter

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.

May
3
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.

June
?
Thursday of Corpus Cristi


June
?
The interplay , traditional celebration on the occasion of Corpus Cristi


September
15
Cry of Independence

Ceremony at City Hall. Popular festival, music events, castles and fireworks in the main square. Parade 16.

September
28
Anniversary of the founding of the city

By Don Vasco de Quiroga.

September
29
Day of St. Michael the Archangel


October
4
Day of St. Francis of Assisi

Dances of Moors and soldiers. Pyrotechnic games.

November

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.

December
8
Day Lady Health

The most venerated of the region. Presentation of dances, masquerades, handicrafts, band, parades bullfights and rodeos.

December

16 - 24

Posadas

Posadas are held awaiting Christmas.

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