September Events

Last Updated: August 27, 2013 by
Categories: Activities, Festivals / Events, Holidays

Many festivals take place in Mexico during the month of September that celebrate its independence from Spain, particularly around the middle of the month. If you want to enjoy this festive season, visit Mexico in September. At we do a thorough look at what's happening in Mexico so we can provide you with information that's up to date and links that work. We hope you can get there for these amazing events.

Feria Tlaxco
Tlaxco, Tlaxcala
August 23 - September 1

Cultural and sporting events take place day and night. Traditional Donkey race takes place on the 29th and the "Our Great Family Coexistence" gastronomic sampling is featured on the 30th of September. See program of activities

Teatro del Pueblo Feria Tijuana
Tijuana, Baja
August 23 - September 16

Theatre presentations, preformances, concerts, food, rides and more make this a fantastic event for the whole family.

Reto al Tepozteco
Tepoztlan, Morelos
August 28 - September 16

A celebration dating back to 1850, when King Tepozteco was converted to Catholicism. Food, dancing and more.

Winter's Eve at Lincoln SquareEncuentro Internacional del Mariachi y de la Charreria - Mariachi Festival
Guadalajara, Jalisco
August 29 - September 8

One of the most popular Guadalajara events. Visitors from around the world come to the Mariachi Festival to listen, audition, and compete. Performances take place in various venues throughout the Jalisco state.

El Saber del Sabor - Oaxacan Culinary Festival
Oaxaca, Oaxaca
August 30 - September 9

Oaxaca is well-known for its gastronomic creations and this festival will give you a taste of them all, including their famous mole.

Festival Internacional Chihuahua - Chihuahua International Festival
Ciudad Juarez & Chihuahua, Chihuahua
September 4 - October 12

In it's 8th Year the Chihuahua International Festival will feature 500 cultural events that will take place in the city of Chihuahua and Ciudad Juarez. Notable festival performances by Lila Downs, Juan Luis Guerra and Celso Piña.

Feria Nacional de Zacatecas - National Fair
September 6 - 22

The National Fair of the state of Zacatecas features theatre and performances by popular pop, rock and folk artists. Local food, trades and artistry are also featured.

Fiesta del Grito de Independencia (Toronto)Día de la Independencia - Independence Day
All of Mexico
September 15 - 16

Cities, towns and villages throughout Mexico celebrate the year 1810 call for independence chanting "Viva Mexico!" Dancing, parades, food and shopping occur.

Oaxaca Film Fest
Oaxaca, Oaxaca
September 21 - 28

Film and Screenwriting the world over compete in this festival that features works from professionals and amateurs alike.

El Castillo Chichen ItzaFall Equinox
Chichen Itza, Yucatán
September 22

During the Equinox (Spring or Fall) crowds gather at the foot of the Chichen Itza pyramid to watch a shadow image of a Serpent moving up the stairs as the sun sets.

Feria Internacional de Turismo de las Americas - International Tourism Fair of the Americas (FITA)
Mexico City, Distrito Federal
September 26 - 29

Professionals from the global tourism industry meet at the ExpoBancomer in Santa Fe, Mexico City for the International Tourism Fair of the Americas. Exhibitors and buyers from more than 60 countries are represented.

Fiesta de San Miguel
San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
September 26 - October 4

The feast day of Saint Michael Archangel, the city's patron saint, takes place on the 29th of September and this annual festival takes place around this important date. Parades, dances, performances and fireworks take place.

Palenque Feria Pachuca
Palenque, Chiapas
September 26 - October 20

Great artists are featured in this year's fair.

Festival Internacional Tamaulipas
September 29 - October 8

Numerous activities, events, exhibits, performances and artists are featured at the state of Tamaulipas festival. fit.gob.m/