“Can I provide my own music?” is often left unasked.
Don’t let your toast turn into an embarrassing moment.
The word “Quinceañera” refers to two things.
A Quinceanera sharing the best moment ever during her party.
Quinceanera tradition more than a wedding celebration
“Can I provide my own music?” is often left unasked
“Alondra Smiles: A Quinceañera Story” is Conchita Villa’s coming-of-age experience as writer and director of Latino films The young filmmaker, who has participated in movies such as the Gregory Nava-directed films “My Family/Mi Familia” and “Selena” starring Jennifer Lopez, takes us into the life of the young Alondra and shows the difference between a humble [...]
A quinceañera celebration relies on symbolism to represent the important step from childhood to adulthood. Some families maintain the tradition of using a doll as part of the ceremony. Some quinceañeras also use their favorite doll as a motif for decoration, centerpieces, or keepsakes. In any case, we provide you with a few options so [...]
Before you celebrate your quinceañera, it’s important for you to think about the religious meaning of the ceremony. You already know that a quinceañera represents a transition into adulthood and if you are a devout follower, then it also represents a commitment to God. Due to the large number of girls (like you), who want [...]
The Quinceañera celebration and religion have traditionally gone hand in hand. To some, the Quinceañera symbolizes that the young lady is growing in her faith and is ready to take on a more significant role in both her religious and social communities. Today, many families who celebrate a Quinceañera still encourage the young lady to [...]
The origins of the Quinceañera are often attributed to the ancient customs of the Aztecs, but the ceremony and its meaning are similar to the initiation rites practiced by other cultures the world over. The purpose of the ceremony is to celebrate a girl’s transformation from childhood to young adulthood and to formally assign her [...]