Events and Festivals in Mexico City

Dia de la Independencia

On 16 September, Mexico celebrates its most important national holiday, Independence Day, or Dia de la Independencia, commemorating Mexico's Constitution. Festivities begin on the evening of 15 September and at 11pm, the President of Mexico stand on the balcony of the National Palace and shouts: “Viva Mexico!" Mexicans echo the cry in this annual ritual. 

Day of the Dead: Held in Ocotber.

Fiestas del Sol Festival of the Sun: Held from Sept. 27 to Oct. 13.

Expo Tequila: Take place in  October 9 to 13.

Festival Internacional Cervantino: Take place from October 9 to 27.

Dia de los Muertos:  Take place on  November 1st and 2nd.

Dia de la Revolucion (Day of the Revolution): Take place on November 20th.

All Saints Day:  Take place on  carrying on from 31st October.


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