artsfiesta 2010 poster

ArtsFiesta! 2010 Posters

Published on April 26th, 2010 | by ssca

A celebration of Mexican culture featuring an all-female Mariachi band, Mariachi Femenil Nuevo Tecalitlan, from Springfield’s sister city of Tlaquepaque, Mexico at 5 p.m., Saturday, May 1, on the main stage at Artsfest on Historic Walnut Street... Read More



Mariachi Band 2010 Schedule

Published on April 25th, 2010 | by pam

  An all-female Mariachi band, Mariachi Femenil Nuevo Tecalitlan, from Springfield’s sister city of Tlaquepaque, Mexico will be performing at ArtsFiesta! at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 1, 2010 at ArtsFest on Walnut Street. Thursday, April 29 [&hellip... Read More

Kite Festival

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2010 Cherry Blossom Kite Festival scheduled

Published on March 25th, 2010 | by ssca

“Come Fly Your Kite” Celebrate the Season Opening of the Mizumoto Stroll Garden at the 2010 Cherry Blossom Kite Festival Bring your Kite • Build a Kite! FREE! Award Ceremony for Kite Art Design at Noon [&hellip... Read More

Annual Meeting


Paco Padilla performs at Annual Meeting

Published on March 10th, 2010 | by ssca

This year’s annual meeting was a true celebration — with performances by internationally known artist Paco Padilla who flew in from Mexico for the events. He performed many songs for the audience along with our favorite [&hellip... Read More

Tlaquepaque News

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The Garbonzos Invade

Published on March 1st, 2010 | by pam

by Brad Bodenhausen and Araceli Hanks, Co-Chairs of Tlaquepaque Committee. We weren’t quite sure Tlaquepaque was ready for The Garbonzos. Springfield music fans have loved The Garbonzos for years, entertained by the band’s “hillbilly polka” music, [&hellip... Read More

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