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Celebration festivals in both Victoria and Goliad.

Victoria Cinco de Mayo celebrations at Downtown Plaza.

Published on May 4, 2013

Victoria Cinco de Mayo celebrations at Downtown Plaza.

Published on May 4, 2013

Victoria Cinco de Mayo celebrations at Downtown Plaza.

Published on May 4, 2013

Victoria Cinco de Mayo celebrations at Downtown Plaza.

Published on May 4, 2013

Victoria Cinco de Mayo celebrations at Downtown Plaza.

Published on May 4, 2013

Destinee Comacho, 5, performs with the youngest group of dancers from Ballet Folklorico de Goliad during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds.

Published on May 4, 2013

Rosita Huerta, of Victoria, dances along to the music that Ballet Folklorico dancers Grupo de Danza de la Casa de la Cultura were performing to during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds..

Published on May 4, 2013

Members of Grupo de Danza de la Casa de la Cultura, a Ballet Folklorico group from Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon, perform "la danza de los viejitos," or "the dance of the old men," during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds. Live music also provided entertainment at the festival.

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Kayla Jalufka, 9, left, and her cousin Adriana Dehoyos, 9, both of Karnes City, rides the swing carnival ride at the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration at the Goliad County Fairgrounds on Saturday. A small train was also available for children to ride.

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Alexia Vasquez, 5, of Chicago, beats the heat with a blue Sno Cone during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds. Vasquez was far from home in Goliad visiting her grandparents.

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Marcus Dakota Torres-Leggett, 1, lays on the concrete slab that was used for a stage for dancers as he waits for Ballet Folklorico dancing to begin Saturday during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration at the Goliad County Fairgrounds. Dancers from Goliad and the town's sister city of Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon, performed at the event.

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Jay Harvey, of Goliad, dances with Julia Gonzalez, 13, of Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon, of Grupo de Danza de la Casa de la Cultura, at the end of the group's performance during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds.

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Jael Alejandro, left, and Julia Gonzales, both of Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon, perform with Grupo de Danza de la Casa de la Cultura during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds. The Ballet Folklorico group came with several dignitaries from Goliad's sister city for the celebration.

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Jared DeDear, 6, of Karnes City, plays with a toy gun as he rides the swing carnival ride at the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration at the Goliad County Fairgrounds on Saturday. .

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Marialena Martinez, 3, performs with the youngest group of dancers from Ballet Folklorico de Goliad during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds. The group shared the stage with a Ballet Folklorico group from Goliad's sister city in Mexico, Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon.

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Dancer Felipe Espinoza pretends to die in front of Lupe Contreras, left, Josie Guerrero, center, and Dora Guerrero as they watch Grupo de Danza de la Casa de la Cultura, a Ballet Folklorico group from Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon, dance at the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration at the Goliad County Fairgrounds. Contreras, who was born in Goliad and has been working as a missionary in Mexico, was in town to visit with her sisters, Josie and Dora Guerrero.

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Dora Guerrero, of Goliad, watches a performance by Ballet Folklorico dancers Grupo de Danza de la Casa de la Cultura during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds.

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Jessica Aguilar, 12, shields her brother, Angel"s, 7, eyes from the sun as they wait for their turn to perform with the Ballet Folklorico de Goliad during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds. The group took the stage after the announcement of the Zaragoza Society Miss Zaragoza and her court at the event.

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L.J. Hernandez, Jr., of Goliad, and his girlfriend, Chelse Casavona, of Victoria, embrace while watching Ballet Folklorico performances during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at the Goliad County Fairgrounds.

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Julia Gonzalez, 13, of Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon, of Grupo de Danza de la Casa de la Cultura dances for the crowd Saturday during the Zaragoza Cinco de Mayo celebration at the Goliad County Fairgrounds. The group, from Goliad's sister city, travelled with other dignitaries to Goliad and spent the day at the festival.

Published on May 4, 2013