Celebrating Mexican Independence Day in Mossyrock

Sep 3, 2023

Mossyrock, a charming town known for its picturesque landscapes and tight-knit community, will come alive in a burst of colors and festivities as it plays host to the 2nd annual Mexico dia de la Independencia on September 16th, 2023. This Mexican Independence Day event celebration showcases the rich heritage, traditions, and customs of Mexico. The event will feature an array of activities that catered to people of all ages and backgrounds, creating an inclusive atmosphere that encourages cultural exchange.

The day’s events will kick off with a kids bicycle race at 10:30 a.m. at the intersection of Isbell Road and West State Street.  A lively parade will follow at noon winding its way through downtown Mossyrock.  Watch the floats adorned with bright flowers and enthusiastic participants dressed in vibrant costumes.

Enjoy an afternoon of family-friendly activities including sack races, a greased pole climb, fútbol matches, and pinata contests aim to introduce attendees to the beauty and diversity of Mexican culture.

Food trucks will offer a mouthwatering array of Mexican dishes to tantalize your taste buds and vendors will showcase local products and arts.  The dance party will kick off that evening until wrapping up at midnight.

The Mexican Independence Day celebration in Mossyrock is a platform for promoting unity, diversity, and cross-cultural understanding. It provided an opportunity for the town’s residents to come together, appreciate a different culture, and celebrate the tapestry of human experiences.

Fore more information, visit the Mossyrock Area Action League website.