Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 12 of December, repeating until December 12, 2028
Locally, Our Lady of Guadalupe Mission Church in Forest Hill, will celebrate this feast day with a 5:00 p.m. Mass at the church, in Forest Hill. There will be a dance and dinner afterwards at St. Martin Church, Lecompte. There will be much traditional/indigenous food, music and dancing throughout the night. There will not be a procession this year.
Our Lady of Guadalupe is Mexico’s patron saint. This feast day is important and celebrated in Latino/Hispanic communities across the country. Many participants dress in traditional garments and the celebrations typically include large fiestas and dancing.