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Red, Red, Flamboyant Red

I decided to feature pictures from various parades in San Miguel that show what I would describe as Flamboyant Red for Weekly Prompts’ Photo Challenge’s. See many more Red examples at https://weeklyprompts.com/2019/11/30/photo-challenge-flamboyant-red/      

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What’s Not Fun About Parades?

It’s my choice in this week’s Nut House Central Lens Artist Photo Challenge and I am choosing parade participants in San Miguel de Allende.There is usually some type of parade and festivities every week in various parts of the city, and here are a few of the characters I captured on film. Some are scary,… Continue reading What’s Not Fun About Parades?

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Mexican Festivities

There is a festival/celebration/holiday/fiesta/parade or some other kind of excitement happening in San Miguel de Allende almost every weekend, and often during the middle of the week. And they are fun to watch and even participate in, if one is so inclined. I’m never certain what the celebrations are all about, many honor heroes, revolutions,… Continue reading Mexican Festivities

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A Parade of Parades–Los Locos

Fun reigns each June when people of the communities and neighborhoods in and around San Miguel de Allende celebrate in the streets with the unique Los Lobos parade, maybe the granddaddy of all local parades. The history and traditions about this event is worth the read at http://www.atencionsanmiguel.org/2016/06/17/los-locos-parade-and-story/. Spectators line the parade route streets, and participants… Continue reading A Parade of Parades–Los Locos

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Odd Ball Photos and Belly Buttons

This is another character in a local parade recently in San Miguel de Allende. He looks bewildered, and I’d be concerned if I had a head sticking out of my belly button. See more great Odd Ball pictures at Cee’s Odd Ball photo challenge at https://ceenphotography.com/2018/04/29/cees-odd-ball-photo-challenge-april-29-2018/

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Festivities in San Miguel

Mexicans have parades and festivals almost weekly and Sunday was no exception. I don’t know what was being celebrated, but those participating were having a GREAT time, as  were the folks lining the streets of San Miguel enjoying the parade. Here are a few characters who entertained us with their masks and antics. More to… Continue reading Festivities in San Miguel

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Odd Ball Parade Character

I shot this great odd ball photo at a local parade in San Miguel de Allende today, and it qualifies for Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge. See more odd ball pictures at https://ceenphotography.com/2018/04/15/cees-odd-ball-photo-challenge-april-15-2018/                            

Cee's Which Way Photo Challenge · Easter · parades · Procession · which way

Easter’s Which Way Processions

Daily processions highlighted the Easter season in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Various celebrations were held throughout the city, but all included demonstrations along the town’s streets. See more which way photo challenges at https://ceenphotography.com/2018/04/13/cees-which-way-photo-challenge-april-13-2018/