El Grito

This is a past event. Sunday, September 15 at 11:00am 11:00pm

Moda Center, Rose Quarter Commons 1 N. Center Court St., Portland, OR 97227

El Grito Fiestas Patrias celebrates the independence of Mexico and other Latin American countries from Spain. As the Mexican President presents the nation’s traditional El Grito in Mexico City, so too will Portland commemorates Mexico’s independence at the Moda Center/Rose Quarter Commons.

Join up for the most important holiday celebrated by the Hispanic community in Oregon. In addition to folkloric and Aztec dancers, live mariachi, salsa, cumbia and pop music, there will also be traditional food and beverages, community booths with interactive and educational materials and the Mexican tradition known as El Grito de Independencia.

Event Type

Music, Dance, Exhibition, For Kids, Festival, Food & Drink, Free, Cultural Communities




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