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Tonala’s famous Tastoanes

Next week, the Guadalajara suburb of Tonala will host the famous “Dance of the Tastoanes,” an annual ritual commemorating an indigenous insurgence during the Spanish invasion of western Mexico. You can watch the famed Tastoanes festival in Tonala’s Cerro de la Reina on Thursday, July 25, with free presentations throughout the day.

Fiesta time enlivens Ixtlahuacán de los Membrillos

Ixtlahuacán de los Membrillos hosts back-to-back festivities this month, with celebrations honoring religious patron Santo Santiago (St. James the Greater) under way through Thursday, July 25, continuing on through the weekend with the annual Festival del Membrillo, showcasing the summer harvest of quince, the town’s signature fruit.