ACU to celebrate Mexican Independence Day Thursday

For Immediate Release
September 15, 1999

Thursday, Sept. 16, is Mexican Independence Day - the day that Miguel Hidalgo delivered "El grito de Dolores" and announced the Mexican revolt against Spanish rule.

To commemorate this day, the ACU student organization, Hispanos Unidos invites everyone to a Mexican buffet served in The World Famous Bean in McGlothlin Campus Center from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. The buffet will feature Mexican delicacies such as menudo, pozole and cabrito along with regular menu items such as fajitas, chile rellenos, empanadas, beans and rice and more.

The regular adult price is $7.37. Children 6-12 years old pay $2.27. Children under 6 pay $1.14.

Festivities will be complete with a ballet foklorico and pinata party. The ballet will perform at 6 p.m. in the lobby of the Campus Center.


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