VIVE OAXACA GUELAGUETZA CUILTURAL FESTIVAL
Spend the day in Oaxaca! Senderos invites you to the 14th Annual Vive Oaxaca Guelaguetza, held every year the 3rd Sunday in May, in San Lorenzo Park near downtown Santa Cruz from 9AM-5PM - an authentic food, music, dance, crafts cultural festival like those held annually in Oaxaca, Mexico. Featuring delicious Oaxacan food and beverages - mole, tlayudas, tejate and more. Colorful folkloric dancing by Senderos 'Centeotl Danza y Baile who will be accompanied by Senderos' Ensamble Musical and visiting student musicians from CIS No 8 (Centro de Integración Social), Zoogocho, Oaxaca, renowned for their traditional Banda de Viento music. Bring a blanket, lawn chairs to enjoy this annual festival. $10 general admission at the entrance, free for children 5 and under. This event benefits Senderos, an all-volunteer nonprofit in Santa Cruz providing free dance and music classes, tutoring and scholarships for Latinx youth.
Cost: $10 entrance at the door; free for children under 5
137 Dakota Street
Santa Cruz, CA 96060