In the heart of Raleigh, North Carolina, the Consulate General of Mexico became home to an art exhibit: "Tour Binational Corazón Migrante 2023". This exciting group show, made up of 23 artists of Mexican origin located throughout the United States, arrives at the General Consulate of Mexico in Raleigh with the special participation of Laura Lesllo Mexican Plastic Artist. Through this exhibition, the artists capture the experience of the Mexican diaspora, exploring the complexity of identity and the emotional ties they maintain with their country of origin.
The Patronal Festival of San Santiago Apóstol de Azajo, Michoacán, Mexico is an event that unites the North Carolina community with its cultural and spiritual roots. Through music, dance, food and festive activities, attendees celebrate their faith and traditions while strengthening community ties. This festivity highlights the cultural and spiritual identity of the Azajo community, and is a sample of how tradition and faith can transcend borders, uniting hearts and souls in a sense of community and belonging.
The economic relationship between Mexico and the United States is one of the most intense between two countries. Since 1994, when the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA or NAFTA) was signed, commercial exchanges have increased by more than 700%. More recently, in 2018 a new and more modern Mexico-United States-Canada Free Trade Agreement (T-MEC or USMCA) was agreed, which has further boosted ties throughout North America (including Canada), but above everything between Mexico and the United States.
Raleigh, The Consulate General of Mexico in Raleigh commemorated this September 15, 2022 at Flowers Field in Dix Park, the 212th Anniversary of the Independence of Mexico; The Consul General, Claudia Velasco, gave the Cry of Independence, followed by the honors to the Flag.
Civic Act Independence Day 2022. The Consulate General of Mexico in Raleigh informs that the celebration of the 212th Anniversary of the Independence of Mexico will take place on September 15, 2022 at Flowers Field in Dix Park, located at 2105 Umstead Dr., Raleigh, NC 27603 starting at 6:00 p.m.
"I would like to tell these people that they come from a very rich and ancient culture, the roots of an individual and of a society are key to being better. I would like to arouse their curiosity so that they investigate a little more about those roots, where Wherever you go or live, you carry a personal treasure with respect to your cultural and social formation, the ideal is to share it with others, or at least know that you have." George Marin.
Celebration of the Day of the Dead with Revista Latina.
"The success of any activity is only achieved when the strength and dynamism of several people who support their energies in the same direction come together."
Today, Governor Roy Cooper signed a State of Emergency in preparation for impacts from Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen. “It is important for North Carolinians to prepare for potential impacts from the coming storm,” said Governor Cooper. “The storm's path has been difficult to predict and we want to ensure that farmers, first responders and utility crews have the tools necessary to prepare for severe weather."