September 16th is Mexican Independence Day

Celebrations, parades, and fireworks fill the air throughout Mexico on September 16th. This date commemorates Mexico’s independence from Spain. In Mexico City, the President recites the famous Grito de Delores while reenactments, festivals, and flags are proudly displayed throughout the country. Until 1821, Mexico was sternly ruled by the Spanish. With Spaniards, as appose to […]