SAINT PATRIC’S DAY 2012 – SAN PATRICIO MELAQUE

Carnival Celebrations are well under way in San Patricio-Melaque for St. Patric’s Day (Día de San Patricio) held this year from March 10th-17thThis relegious holiday is celebrated world wide, especially in México is one of Melaque’s biggest celebrations next to Semana Santa (Easter).   St. Patrick is the patron saint of San Patricio as in many other towns in Mexico.  There are daily parades starting from the “Arches” after 5pm, as well as rodeo events, traditionas folk dances and nightly fireworks on three storey castillos.  Dances and Rodeos take place at the Plaza de Torros San Patricio after 6pm.

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