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EL GRITO: MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION

  • Garfield Park Arts Center 2432 Conservatory Drive Indianapolis, IN, 46203 United States (map)

Celebrate Mexico’s Independence Day by coming to Garfield Park for food, crafts and music. Enjoy a traditional celebration which includes the glorious “Grito” (shout) that Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla once used to garner support of the people to rise and take arms against their European oppressors, which signaled the beginning of Mexico’s war for Independence.

The event is sponsored by the Mexican Consulate in Indianapolis.

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