Ciudad de México, Ciudad de México
Is carried out in the neighborhoods of Xochimilco
February (Candlemas Day)

About Veneración del Niñopa

This tradition has lasted more than 430 years in Xochimilco. Thousands of faithful come every year on this date the change in stewardship of the sacred image at St Bernardino of Siena. Among batons, live, cheers, dance, music and the rumble of drums and rockets, the people of Xochimilco reaffirms his love and devotion to the Child Jesus Niñopa.