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August 4 @ 1:00 pm - 8:00 pmFREE
La Guelaguetza Festival.
El Grupo Folclórico de Poughkeepsie and the La Guelaguetza Planning Committee present “La Guelaguetza de Poughkeepsie”, a free event for residents and visitors to experience the rich cultural traditions of Oaxaca, here in the Hudson Valley. The celebration centers on traditional dancing, music, and colorful costumes with decorated headpieces. Each costume and dance performance reflects a distinct region of Oaxaca, and each dance has a historical and cultural meaning. Guelaguetza is a Zapotec word meaning “mutual offerings”.
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