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The Challenge

May 5th is a great national holiday for the Mexicans.

It is celebrated through colors, dance and fun

♦ Please enter a colorful image, depicting traditions from your own country.
We would like to see happy people, whether dancing, or enjoying the day in any possible ways.

♦ Mexican villages, people, church, etc

♦ We know Mexico is famous for its pepper and spices. Now is the best time to enter images depicting any kind of pepper:red, yellow or chilly… garlic

♦ The work can also depict images showing your own country’s heritage * pride

Judging / Voting Criteria

Please vote for multiple works

Rewards & Prizes


♦ CHALLENGE REWARD BANNER on selected works

Additional Information

Cinco de Mayo is a holiday celebrating Mexican heritage and pride. It is celebrated in the United States and in some parts of Mexico, mostly in the state of Puebla.

In the Mexican state of Puebla, Cinco de Mayo is celebrated because the Mexican army won the Battle of Puebla from the French army on May 5, 1862

Cover Image: The Dancer - La Bailarina by Bernhard Matejka


The Top Ten

Azteca Warrior by Heather Friedman

Azteca Warrior by Heather Friedman was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 9 votes.

  • The Dance by Richard  Gerhard
  • Horse and Hussar by Alan Mattison
  • Blowing the Shell of a Sea Snail - Tocando La Concha de Caracol del Mar by PtoVallartaMex
  • Melange 11 by Werner Padarin
  • Manyatta, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya. 2009 by Damienne Bingham
  •  VIVA MEXICO -Lust For Life - Alegría De Vivir by Bernhard Matejka
  • For Our Bucket List by WhiteDove Studio kj gordon
  • dancers by Anthony DiMichele
  • Fiesta by Vince Scaglione

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