Today is the second day in the three-day long Fiestas Patrias celebration at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.
Fiestas Patrias marks the 202nd anniversary of Mexican Independence Day. The event will be held in the northwestern lower parking lot at the Civic Center.
Today's celebration opened with a parade down Broadway at 10 a.m. Festival activities include art, music, dancing and amazing Mexican cuisine. Fiestas Patrias kicked off Friday night with a Senorita Pageant, and will last from Saturday, from 10 a.m. to midnight, through Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
For more information, visit their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Fiestas-Patrias-of-Lubbock/243809878983146.
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