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Acción de Gracias: How Does Mexico Celebrate Thanksgiving?

While it’s clear that Thanksgiving is not nationally celebrated in Mexico like Cinco de Mayo or other traditional holidays, the people of Mexico still resonate with the messages that surround Thanksgiving. Learn how they celebrate with food, activities, and giving back to the community.

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January 6th brings a second Christmas for Hispanic Americans (Three Kings Day)

In Spain, the spirit of generosity and joy, popularly represented in America by Santa, manifests itself in the visit of the Three Wise Men. Often, entire neighborhoods commune together, with extended family and even co-workers gathering for vibrant parades, street carnivals, and caroling. Epiphany’s celebration truly highlights the profound spirituality and community bonds considered so important to the Spanish culture.