Fairs and Events

Religious celebrations are carried out almost all the year, including the Equinox of March 21st, when people meet in the pyramids. The concert of bells in which all the churches in the city participate in a very beautiful melody with the lights turned off.

The annual fair of Cholula is a sample of the folklore and the form of life of the people of this area, including the food that you can eat and the music that is played, this happens during the first two weeks of September, culminating the day of the independence of Mexico.

The best opportunities to taste the local food and the drinks are in these fairs. For example in the annual fair of the Bread, an enormous brick furnace, is constructed in the main seat in where the bakers of Cholula and its surrounding towns make demonstrations of the traditional form to make the bread – As much as 150 types of bread are exhibited and they are bought.

The Colorful and hurried market that opens daily (although the days of greater sale are Wednesdays and Sundays) since people of the towns next to the city meet. The market offers all the varieties of flowers, fruits, vegetables, etc. that are produced in the area. Also you will be able to see local crafts and taste delicious meals that are prepared on the spot.