ECOMAYA FESTIVALS

CELEBRANDO NUESTRA CULTURA Y PROTEGIENDO NUESTRA MADRE TIERRA

CELEBRATING OUR CULTURE AND PROTECTING OUR MOTHER EARTH

Mother Earth Day Celebration

Connecting environment, Culture and Heritage

 

Los Angeles State Historic Park

1201 North Spring Street @ Spring & College.

Los Angeles, CA 90012

 

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    ECO Circle

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    April 22 & 23, 2006

    FREE ADMISSION

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    Joint us at the XII Annual Eco Maya Mother Earth Celebration at Los Angeles State Historic Park at the Cornfield, 1201 N. Spring St., downtown Los Angeles

    EcoMaya Festival is the music and dance, cultural, artistic, and educational festival held annually since 1995 in the Los Angeles area. It is popularly known as the Mother Earth Day Celebration.

    EcoMaya Festival showcases the many contributions of Maya Culture and Heritage, while at the same time educating and informing attendees about the ecology and the environment, with special emphasis on the protection of the ecology and biodiversity of Maya territories, and the latest achievements in renewable energy and sustainable living technologies.

    The festivalís goals are to introduce the Maya Culture to people from other cultural backgrounds. It provides Maya people a venue to inform others what their rich culture is and has been for thousands of years.

     

    All of this is done with entertainment and education. Maya cultural traditions come alive with music, dance, art and food.

    There are a variety of activities that take place during this annual weekend spectacular, all aimed to cater to the different needs and interests of the diverse population who attend the event: activities such the largest gathering of Marimba performers, a very diverse group of Folklorico dancers,a Traditional Arts and Crafts Fair, and lots of delicious ethnic foods.