Come and enjoy the biggest celebration of El Grito Mexicano de Independencia in Southern California!
September 13, 14 & 15, 2009 at Salt Lake Park in Huntington Park, CA
Shortly before dawn on September 16, 1810, Miguel Hidalgo Costilla made a monumentous decision that revolutionized the course of Mexican history Within hours, Hidalgo, a Catholic priest, ordered the arrest of Dolores' native Spaniards.
El Grito every 16th of September is the Mexican Fiesta par excellence! Get the schedule, directions and details of this year's celebration and bring your family & friends!
See El Grito's 2009 event pictures; the people, celebration, carnival and live performances by Los Yonics, Carmen Jara, Gloria Trevi and more!