Morelia is dressed in color to celebrate this February 25th The Bulls Parade or “Desfile del Torito de Petate”, a popular celebration with dance and music performed by the people of the city.
In this traditional parade every participant elaborate a bull made of petate, adorned with colored paper. All the bulls parade from Calzada Fray Antonio de San Miguel to the center of Morelia, crossing the Francisco I. Madero Avenue. This tour is accompanied by bands of music that harmonize the parade giving a touch of joy.
The bulls are made in an artisanal way, each one is a sign of imagination and creativity by its creators, who every year participate in this popular celebration. In this parade you can watch from animals and mythological beings, to animated characters. A whole celebration for adults and children that you can’t miss.
If you want to attend this celebration, we invite you to stay at Best Western Plus Gran Hotel Morelia, this month offers special packages for couples, as well as breakfasts with complimentary mimosas. We are waiting for you!
Photo by: La voz de Michoacán