|Let's celebrate la cultura de L.A.|
#ElGritoLA2016 El Grito de Dolores ("the Shout or Cry of Pain") marks the beginning of the Mexican War of Independence and is celebrated each year on September 15th.
September is also Independence Day for: Chile, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. For more than 20 years, the celebration of El Grito has been sponsored by the City of Los Angeles. This celebration entertains residents and television viewers with a reenactment of the historic cry and bell ringing. The event features live music on the steps of L.A. City Hall.
¡This Used to Be Mexico!
|Unidos o Murimos: "United or We Die."|