The Amigos Unidos Committee announces that the XVI Fiestas Patrias celebration will occur on the 14th and 15th of September 2013 at Art Zeeck Park in Beardstown, Illinois. The celebration is being extended this year to incorporate all the cultural influences located in Beardstown and the surrounding area to make this a multi-cultural and multi-dimensional event. This year everyone will have the opportunity to experience and participate in an extended celebration spanning two consecutive days of music, food and fun. This year the celebration will begin on Saturday September 14, 2013 with entertainment running from 5:00pm-10:00pm. It will continue on Sunday September 15, 2013 beginning at 11:00am and finishing at 6:30pm.
Saturday September 14
5.00PM. - Opening and presentation of sponsors.
6.00PM. - Group Kazador.
7.00PM - Video-Party 80s and 90s.
8.00PM - Coronation of the Queen of the Fiestas Patrias 2013
. - Children Folkloric Dances
8.30PM. - Tristan Vega and his group.
10.00PM. - Close.
Sunday September 15
11.00AM. - Opening and presentation of sponsors.
12.15AM. - Mexican Dance Ensemble.
1.30PM. - National Anthems of the United States and Mexico.
2.00PM. - Mexican Dance Ensemble.
2.30PM. – Mariachi Alteño.
3.40PM. - Children Folkloric Dances.
4.00PM. - Banda La Tremenda Del Bajio.
6.30PM. - Close and Thanks to all contributors.