Want to know more about Las Posadas? Here are some interesting facts:

•the roots of Las Posadas stretch deeply into Latin culture

•the tradition commemorates Mary and Joseph’s difficult journey from Nazareth to Bethlehem in search of a warm place to stay the night

•This celebration takes place on each of the nine nights leading up to Christmas, from December 16 to 24th

•the word Posada means “inn” or “shelter”

•entire communities come together to celebrate with song and prayer the birth of Jesus Christ

•it’s a 400 year-old Hispanic tradition