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THE ORIGINAL CINCO DE MAYO On Olvera Street/ N. Main St. Stage This Saturday May 5 From Noon to 9:00 p.m.

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TheOriginalCINCO DE MAYO In a unique observance of Mexican history in the USA, La Union de Poblanos en el Exterior (UPEXT), who has been the organization in charge for thepast 10 consecutive years of organizing this festivity. This year UPEXT will received a special recognition from the City of Los Angeles for their work efforts with the immigrant community.
On this occasion joining in partnership with The Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture, UCLA, David Geffen, School of Medicine, will present and host a traditional, cultural and artistic event celebrating the 150th year of a tradition in a very authentic way: OriginalCINCO DE MAYO.
A celebration showcasing the actual real version of this Mexican tradition uniting Mexican immigrants, Chicanos, and Latinos alike in a feeling of honor and respect for accurate history and culture. The even includes music, food and family entertainment, featuring as the main event, the well know Mexican Rock Star Alex Lora, who will perform i…