GUELAGUETZA: Oaxacan Indigenous Fiesta 2017 // Santa Cruz

GUELAGUETZA: Oaxacan Indigenous Fiesta // Santa Cruz

GUELAGUETZA: Oaxacan Indigenous Fiesta 2017 // Santa Cruz

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Guelaguetza is a Oaxacan Indian Festival (also Called Lunes del Cerro, or Monday on the hill) that brings together indigenous people from the 7 regions of Oaxaca to dance, show off traditional Indian fiesta wear, enjoy Oaxacan food and have days of fun in the sun with live band playing tradicional tunes.

Sunday, May 21st: Harbor High School, 300 LA FONDA avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062

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The Vive Oaxaca Guelaguetza is an authentic cultural festival with dance, music, food, and crafts presented the third Sunday each May at Harbor High School.

This is like the traditional fiestas celebrated each July in Oaxaca, Mexico. Guelaguetza is a Zapotec word that means “a commitment of sharing and cooperation.” Guelaguetza is a celebration that honors the gods for sufficient rainfall and a bountiful harvest.

 

2017 GUELAGUETZA: Oaxacan Indigenous Fiesta // Santa Cruz

 

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The Vive Oaxaca Guelaguetza is an authentic cultural festival with food, music, dance, music, and crafts presented the third Sunday each May at Harbor High School. This local festival is like the traditional fiestas celebrated each July in Oaxaca, Mexico. Guelaguetza is a Zapotec word that means “a commitment of sharing and cooperation.” Guelaguetza is a celebration that honors the gods for sufficient rainfall and a bountiful harvest.

Over 3,500 attended last year’s Guelaguetza Please enjoy this video featuring all the Senderos events in May: Vive Oaxaca 2016

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