Posts Categorized: Holidays

Día de los Muertos

Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a Mexican holiday celebrated on the 1st and 2nd of November. It’s a happy and festive holiday that celebrates the lives of family and friends who are deceased. The belief is that the deceased come back to visit the world of the living on Día… Read more »

Christmas Traditions in Mexico

In Baja, with the close proximity and the strong influence of the U.S., many of the Christmas traditions from the U.S. get blended with the more traditional Mexican celebrations. But Mexico has some very traditional and festive celebrations that take place during the Christmas season. As Mexico is a predominantly Catholic country, most of Mexico’s… Read more »

Día de los Reyes

By January, Christmas is long gone in the U.S., but in Mexico, Christmas isn’t over until January 6th on Día de los Reyes, or Three Kings Day. While most parts of Baja celebrate gift giving on Christmas day, mainland Mexico has remained more traditional and Dia de Reyes is the day of Christmas gift giving…. Read more »

The DBTC Guide to Dia de los Muertos

Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, is a holiday celebrated throughout Mexico on November 1st and 2nd to remember friends and family members who have passed away. It’s a bright and colorful celebration that engages all of the senses. See our guide below, which explains some of the traditions of the holiday…. Read more »