Lakeside Guide to Lake Chapala, Ajijic, Mexico

Día del Niño

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Children’s Day in Ajijic is celebrated with special school events & an afternoon at the lienzo charro.

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Mexico has a deep love for children that borders sometimes on reverence.

Children’s Day is observed in many countries on various dates. In Mexico, it’s officially April 30, but Ajijic often celebrates it on a different day. Check back in 2019 as this day nears for an update.

In Ajijic, families gather in the town’s lienzo charro at 5 p.m. for an evening of classic kids games like musical chairs, sack jumping – and bull riding.

Kids also spend the school day doing special celebrations.

Last updated December 17, 2018

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Cowboy Silhouette

Cowboy Silhouette

A cowboy demonstrates the precision of his lasso skills during an exhibition on the Day of the Cowboy in Ajijic, Mexico.

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