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Venice Cinco de Mayo Parade & Festival Today

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Be a part of History!

The Venice Cinco de Mayo Parade & Festival is back in the neighborhood for the first time in 30 years.  Kicking off with the parade at 10:00am today, Saturday, April 30th.
Everyone is invited to join in celebrating and preserving Chicano culture on the Westside. The parade starts at 10am at ROSS, 1400 Lincoln Blvd., in Venice and  ends at Penmar Park, 1341 Lake Street in Venice.
The Festival will take place shortly after from 11am and continue until 6pm.
At noon Councilmember Mike Bonin will speak followed by a  blessing from FATHER TONY. There will be  AZTEC DANCERS AND a KETZALIZTLI BLESSING, a CHICANO POETRY reading, DJs, and live music.
The celebration will run throughout the day find out more on the event Facebook page.
Vinco Cinco de Mayo Parade 2016
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