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The Prineville Hispanic Family Council and Better Together Celebrate Mexican Heritage and Mexico Independence Day

PHOTO BY RAMONA MCCALLISTER - Pictured above are from left, Esmeralda Lopez, and right is Ruby Ruiz. Both women are facilitators for Better Together and the Prineville Hispanic Family Council in Prineville. Pictured in back is DJ Hubert Vargas. 
Pictured above are from left, Esmeralda Lopez, and right is Ruby Ruiz. Both women are facilitators for Better Together and the Prineville Hispanic Family Council in Prineville. Pictured in back is DJ Hubert Vargas.

The Prineville Hispanic Family Council and Better Together held a festive event on Saturday at Pioneer Park to celebrate Mexico Independence Day. The event was to celebrate the Mexican heritage for the youth in the community, and the festivities included live music with a Mariachi Band and live music with DJ Hubert Vargas, dancing, piñatas, lots of food, and activities for the family. It also included face painting and Mexican Bingo.

PHOTO CONTRIBUTED BY ESMERALDA LOPEZ - Participants in the Folkloric Dance at Saturday's festivities


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