Event’s Calendar

If you really want to know the shore’s heart, get involved in activities with the locals. You’ll find mainly patronal festivities where you’ll enjoy the local cultural richness. Get to know Mexican traditions from small town’s perspective.

Jamay

Aniversario del municipio de Jamay

calendar March 28th 2020

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Madero

Centro

Festivity where the municipality organizes a cultural billboard with music, dance and expositions, as well gastronomical and handicraft exposition.

Ocotlán

Encentro de dos culturas

calendar January 3rd 2020

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Coronel Guerrero esq. Niños Héroes

Festivities for the municipality foundation through a series of artistic and cultural activities in a stage installed in Ocotlán's Main Plaza. These events are totally free and are accompanied by pictorical expositions and sculptures. Activities start by 8:00 pm.

Poncitlán

Expo Picón

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Plaza Principal Miguel Hidalgo

Exposition of the traditional bread "picón" and from products made from that product. Aside from cultural events with regional music groups, theater plays, dance and multiple cultural exhibitions.

Jamay

Festividad Día de Muertos

calendar January 11th 2020

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Calle, plaza principal y cementerio municipal

Mexican festivity in which some altars for the dead are made, as well as rugs, literary skeletons, catrina parades in the plaza and main streets; in addition to noctural tours within the cementery and Mass for the deceased.

Jamay

Festividad a Corpus Christi

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Parroquia y Plaza Principal

Festivity where the whole community participates with pilgrimmages to the Blessed Sacrament, a varied cultural billboard, gastronomical and handicraft expositions, as well as a carnival-like craft parade. This is the most representative festivity.

Jamay

Festividad a San Antornio Abad

calendar January 17th 2020

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Degollado

Centro

Festivity where animals and pets are blessed. During the night mariachi music is played and there is a firework show. The last day, the neighbors fix the street with decorations they make themselves.

Jamay

Festividad a Santa María Magdalena

calendar December 7th 2020

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Zaragoza

Centro

Festivity where boat races are made representing cristians and moors.

Jamay

Festividad a la Virgen de Guadalupe

calendar January 12th 2020

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Av. Guadalupe

Centro

Festivity that takes place with pilgrimmages where the donating families take candles and ornaments and these are used for the decoration of the santuary, it is known as the wax upbringing. In the mornings there are traditional happy birthday songs and during the night, serenatas (mariachi music).

Jamay

Festividad de la Virgen del Rosario

calendar September 25th 2020

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Religious festivity where pilgrimmages with the Virgin's image take place in the town's streets. Arriving to the destination, they pray the Rosary, a Mass is celebrated and a watch begins during the whole night. Next day during the morning, they return to the Temple and another tour takes place in the afternoon.

Ocotlán

Fiestas de Fidelidad

calendar September 20th 2020

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Coronel Guerrero esq. Niños Héroes

Fidelity festivities are the greatest and most popular tradition of the county. It starts September 20th with a folcloric entrance from the trade association and ending October 3rd. The festivity is for the Mercy Lord. Aside from religious festivities, it has a fair, a food area and some handicrafts added for some other artistic and culturan alctivities including fireworks, in two stages installed downtown. Activities start form 10 am.