The free music and entertainment festival is scheduled to run noon-9 p.m. at Plaza Mayor at the Crossroads.
KIPP OKC South Community Prep opens for the 2017-18 school year and will add one grade level per year.
These festive displays are located in Edmond, Yukon, Midwest City and Oklahoma City.
“I do believe if there wasn’t a Christmas, we’d have to invent one,” he said.
OKC’s unique ties to Puebla, Mexico, make its Cinco de Mayo celebration extra special.
Through the help of community and school leaders, the Anita Martinez Mariachi Festival, Feb. 4-7, aspires to keep the music playing at OKCPS.
The former Crossroads Mall has been turned into a Hispanic community center supporting small businesses.
At an April 24 ceremony, the mall was officially renamed Plaza Mayor at the Crossroads. Developer Jose Legaspi said it is a reference to the main square in Mexico City. Twenty new tenants already have signed contracts, and developers are in talks with others. The new businesses include clothing, jewelry and shoe stores, two restaurants…