Chamizal Cultural Festival 2017

Native American women dancing in traditional dress
The Chamizal Cultural Festival will be held in and around the Chamizal National Memorial Cultural Center on Saturday, October 14, from 1:30 to 6:00 pm. This year, in partnership with the Consulate General of Mexico in El Paso, we are presenting a film series highlighting the women of the Mexican Revolution. We will also have special activities for area middle school students, and teachers who are interested in participating should contact J.R. Lujan by email or by calling 915-532-7273 ext.128.

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 13

9:00 am - 1:30 pm: Education Day

Middle school students are invited on this day to watch a performance of El Chamizal: Wild River, Disputed Land and visit the cultural and history demonstration booths.

7:00 pm: Women of the Mexican Revolution in Film

The public is invited to watch a screening of the film La Negra Angustias.

Saturday, October 14

1:30 - 6:00 pm: Chamizal Cultural Festival

The general public is invited to join us for cultural and history demonstrations, special ranger programs, and information booths.

6:00 pm: Women of the Mexican Revolution in Film

Join us to watch the film La Soldadera.

Sunday, October 15

2:00 pm: Women of the Mexican Revolution in Film

Enjoy a screening of the final film of this series, La Generala.

Last updated: August 22, 2018

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