Get ready for the Alebrijes Parade in Mexico City

At 12:00 PM Alebrijes of all shapes and colors will be displayed at the city’s main square (Zócalo)
Get ready for the Alebrijes Parade in Mexico City
The museum’s trust fund will give out awards to the top three alebrijes, as well as ten honorable mentions - Photo: Tomas Bravo/REUTERS
18/10/2018
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On Saturday, October 20, the 12th edition of the Alebrijes Parade in Mexico City, organized by the Mexico Museum of Popular Art, will feature gigantic papier-mâché sculptures created by artists, artisan workshops, and enthusiasts from all over the country.

At 12:00 PM Alebrijes of all shapes and colors will be displayed at the city’s main square (Zócalo). From there, the parade will continue through the 5 de Mayo street towards Reforma Avenue and will conclude at the Angel of Independence. The monumental alebrijes will remain in the main sidewalks of Reforma Avenue until November 4.

The museum’s trust fund will give out awards to the top three alebrijes, as well as ten honorable mentions.
 

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