Posted: Dec 11, 2009 11:33 AM by Bea Karnes
Updated: Dec 11, 2009 11:33 AM
Pueblo's 32nd Annual La Posada celebration will feature displays by local artisans, performing artists, refreshments and shopping opportunities in Downtown Pueblo. Events begin at noon on Saturday.
Featured performers include the Pueblo Children's Chorale, Mrs. Brown's Clowns, Ed Hill, Tom Munch, Chrisanne Galvez, Ballet Folklorico Huehuecoyotle, Musical Community Productions, Pueblo Sunsational Barbershop Chorus, Pueblo School for Arts & Science "Newsies" and more.
The Posada itself is a Mexican celebration that dates from the 1500's. The procession represents the nine-day journey Mary and Joseph made to Bethlehem.
Posada events begin at 3pm at the Pueblo Convention Center, moving down Main Street to the County Court House.