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Las Posadas (Pre-Christmas Festivities)

December 16 - December 24

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An event every year on the same date that lasts 8 day(s) and 0 hour(s) with no end date

The Christmas holiday, one of the biggest fiestas of the year, is celebrated from December 16-24 (9 days) with parties, processions and nacimientos (nativity scenes). Parties, known as posadas, re-enact Mary and Joseph’s search for shelter in Bethlehem. The main Christmas celebration is a traditional family dinner on Christmas Eve, followed by Midnight Mass.

Las Posadas (Pre-Christmas Festivities) is considered a religious holiday/festivity day, not a state holiday.


December 16
December 24
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