Puebla expects a record number of visitors for the 2023 Equinox Festival
Published by El Sol de Puebla on March 6, 2023
Chignahuapan, a small and charming town located in the Mexican state of Puebla, is gearing up to welcome visitors from all over the world for the “Equinoccio Festival 2023“. The festival is a two-day event that celebrates the arrival of spring with traditional Mexica rituals and cosmogony. The Secretary of Tourism in Puebla, Martha Ornelas, and the town’s President, Lorenzo Rivera Nava, recently held a press conference to announce the upcoming festival.
Rivera expressed his excitement and mentioned that they are expecting a record number of visitors, aiming to surpass the 20,000 attendees mark. This would bring an economic benefit of more than 13.5 million pesos to the town. These figures are crucial for the town’s high season and will bring a significant boost to the local economy.
The festival will offer a wide variety of activities that visitors can enjoy, such as dances, rituals, craft expo-sales, and gastronomic corridors. The highlight of the event will be the “Equinoccio Festival” show, which is eagerly anticipated by visitors. In addition, there will be an all-terrain route for ATVs and “side by side” vehicles, as well as the “Frogs Trail” sporting event on March 24 and 25.
Martha Ornelas emphasized the importance of promoting activities in municipalities to attract more visitors to the area. The officials also expressed their excitement because Puebla and Chignahuapan are continually being recognized by various platforms such as “México Desconocido,” “Premios Mágicos,” and “México Excelencias.”
The Equinoccio Festival is an excellent opportunity for visitors to experience the town’s culture and traditions while enjoying its natural beauty. Chignahuapan is known for its stunning landscapes and hot springs, making it an ideal destination for those seeking a relaxing and rejuvenating getaway. The festival promises to be an unforgettable experience for all those who attend.
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