|church tower with teenage boys ringing |
the heck out of 3 levels of bells!
|Mike eyeing up his blue |
margarita for St. Patrick's Day
|view of the square from on high - thousands of attendees|
|yea! we're on the ferris wheel|
|the "castillo" of fireworks|
|several workers making the crazy fireworks "castillo" |
- a layered amalgam of flaming shamrocks and rockets!
|...and outside, shamrocks abound|
|new tractor - float says "ejido de|
(community of sorts)
|The joy of receiving communion|
|cardboard sign says 'the joy of |
Simeon and Sta Ana in the temple'
|another dance troop: traditional |
native costumes and shells
noisemakers on their ankles
|the church was filled |
|Karaoke to go - with loudspeaker|
|mariachis walking to the church|
|and no parade is complete |
without banda music and a tuba
|St Patrick on his float|