Guelaguetza Staten Island is a celebration of the traditional, cultural and artistic expressions of Oaxaca, Mexico. Guelaguetza is a Zapotec word that means “to share cooperatively.” You will be able to see beautiful dances, costumes, indigenous ceremonies, handcrafts and the most delicious food. Bring your whole family, as this is a family and community event where we can all join together through the sounds and colors of Guelaguetza.
Where: Northeast meadow
* Representation of the eight regions of Oaxaca
* Presentation of Goddess Centeotl
* Oaxacan music
* Children’s workshops
* Traditional Oaxacan food
* Beautiful authentic crafts for sale from Mexican artisans