Public holidays in Mexico
In Mexico there are three major kinds of holidays:Dia de la Independencia or Aniversario de la Independencia, September 16, commemorates Mexico's independence from Spain and is the most important patr...
Flag Day in Mexico
Día de la Bandera ("Flag Day") is a national holiday in Mexico. Flag Day is celebrated every year on February 24 since its implementation in 1937. It was established by the President of Mexico, Genera...
Fiestas Patrias
Fiestas Patrias is a Spanish phrase meaning "Patriotic Holidays" or "National Holidays".It may refer to:
Cinco de Mayo
Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for "fifth of May") is a celebration held on 5 May. It is celebrated in the United States and in Mexico, primarily in the state of Puebla, where the holiday is called El Día de ...
Mother's Day (U.S.)
Mother's Day in the United States is an annual holiday celebrated on the second Sunday in May. Mother's Day recognizes mothers, motherhood and maternal bonds in general, as well as the positive contri...
Saint Patrick's Day
Saint Patrick's Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, "the Day of the Festival of Patrick"), is a cultural and religious celebration held on 17 March, the traditional death...
Guadalupe-Reyes Marathon
Guadalupe-Reyes Marathon is a concept typical of Mexican culture. It began in the decade of the 1990s and informally refers to the vacational period from December 12 (Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe) t...
Revolution Day (Mexico)
Revolution Day is celebrated annually in Mexico on the third Monday of November, marking the start of what became the Mexican Revolution.
The Mexican Revolution brought the overthrow of dictator J...
Patriotic holidays in Mexico
Fiestas Patrias (English: Patriotic Holidays) in Mexico originated in the 19th century and are observed today as five public holidays.
This day (English: "Anniversary of the Constitution"...
Guadalajara Gay Pride
The Guadalajara Gay Pride known in Spanish as Marcha de la diversidad translated as "Parade of the diversity" is an event that celebrates diversity in general and seeks equal rights for gays, lesbians...