Luis Leopoldo Ayala
Teresa Guadalupe Benites de Leon
The Bicentennial of the Independence of Mexico was a group of festivities that were held in Mexico, to celebrate the 200 years since the beginning of armed struggle for independence from Mexico in 2010.
15 and September 16, 2010, were the official days of the celebrations,although various events held before and after those dates. The festivities were held in parallel for a period of time with the centenary celebrations of the Mexican Revolution, which was held on November 20, 2010.
Bicentennial of the independence:
before the bicentennial year came other events took place:
150 Years of National Anthem
In 2004, the song celebrated 150 years of its release, andtook place when the whole country singing the anthem at 12:00 on September 15. To continue the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the National Anthem, commemorative disk was introduced, with different versions of this item remastered official at the National Museum of History.
Bicentennial of the birth of Benito Juárez
On March 21, 2006, marked the bicentenary of the birth of Juárez. Asfrom January 1, 2006 all official correspondence from the State had the item or to fit the legend: "2006, Year of the Bicentennial of the birth of Father of the Americas, Don Benito Juárez García." various artistic and cultural activities were performed.
150 years of Liberal Reform
in 2009; century and a half of this historic event by which they were established and set the political and legalterms of the relationship between church and state, destroying forever the order of things that Mexico has inherited from its colonial past, to way to a new model of social organization in which freedom would be the main value guaranteed to all by the state.
This year's celebration of 200 years of independence throughout the country will be held celebrations,festivals, parades and concerts.
Also history museums will be open for people conosca the country's history.
In the month of September was complete 200 years of independence from mexico
Sept. 15 ceremony was held Grito de Independencia in different cities. In Mexico D.F. Delegations Benito Juárez, Miguel Hidalgo, Gustavo A. Madero and Venustiano Carranza organized popular festivals and the cry forindependence.
Mexicali made a popular festival and a gastronomic show CANIRAC 2010 and will feature Yuridia, in San Francisco de Campeche we made a wreath and Guard of Honour to commemorate the death anniversary XCVIII Justo Sierra Méndez, was conducted a tribute to the memory of Francisco González Bocanegra, Jaime Nuno, and Annexation of Chiapas to the Republic and various shows and ceremonies,In Pachuca de Soto was held a ceremony for the centennial of the Monumental Clock, as well as various shows and the ceremony of the cry.
In Tijuana the traditional Independence Day took place in the Teniente Guerrero Park, the mayor Jorge Ramos began in communion with other states in Mexico with the traditional Grito de la Independencia, in the old City Hall, to be transferred later with thesame intention sports fields at the sub Mariano Matamoros,  in Saltillo Coahuila Governor Humberto Moreira, led the ceremony where then submitted cry Joan Sebastian.
Other cities that hosted ceremonies were Monterrey, Guadalajara, Chilpancingo, Guanajuato, Victoria de Durango, Gomez Palacio, Colima, Ixtlahuacán, Manzanillo, Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chihuahua, Ensenada, Mexicali, La Paz,
OnSeptember 16, commemorating the bicentennial parades were held in various cities: Guadalajara, under police guard was held 1200 civic military parade, in Hermosillo, Sonora, stopping military-civilian was led by Governor Guillermo Father Elias and various authorities, in Toluca, a total of 4628 elements involved in civil-military stop, which led the governor Enrique Peña Nieto.