The Largest North San Diego County Event Commemorating Mexican Independence Day
On Sunday, September 9th, the City of Oceanside will be kicking off National Hispanic Heritage Month with its 14th Annual Noche Mexicana. This fun, free, family event, open to the public, will take place at the Oceanside Civic Center Plaza, 300 N. Coast Highway, from 1 pm to 7 pm.
After a blessing by Father Gerardo of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and the Aztec Dancers Calpulli Omeyocan, the event will include performances by Ballet Folklorico Tapatio de Oceanside, Mariachi Juvenil de San Diego, and other local Latino bands, singers and dancers. A very special guest performance will be by talented singer Angelito Garcia of “La Voz Kids.” The event will close with a representative from the Mexican Consulate, who will present a re-enactment of the Grito de Dolores (“Cry for Independence”).
Be sure to stop by the NBC 7 / Telemundo 20 booth for fun games and prizes!