Houston TX – This Danza Azteca Ceremony is to commemorate last resistance of Tenochtitlan. It is in honor of our fallen solders and ancestors rooted deep in the land we presently call Mexico. The Annual Aztec Dance Ceremony will take place on Saturday, August 10, 2013, and will bring together over 100 dancers from around Texas and the US. They will be dressed in colorful regalia, wear headdress with beautiful long feathers and will utilize natural instruments to compose traditional rhythms to dance in the historic Eastend of Houston in celebration of the Aztec-Chichimeca culture. Through their dance steps and drum beats the dancers will be honoring generations of indigenous traditions.

SPECIAL PROGRAMMING NOTE : Saturday, August 10, 2013 from 5:00pm-8:00pm. Danza Azteca Taxcayolotl will be hosting  a community event that is open to the media and the public. Additionally dancers and organizers will be available for interviews. Spanish and English Interview opportunities can be arranged by contacting Monica Villarreal at email Best interview times will be from 2pm-5pm once the ceremony begins dancers will no longer be available for interviews until the conclusion of the event at 8pm.

Houston Aztec Dance Ceremony
Who: Estimating 100 Aztec Dancers from around Texas & US
Where: Eastwood Park, 5020 Harrisburg, Houston, TX 77023
When: Saturday, August 10, 2013

Time: 5pm-8pm