Cesar Chavez Commemorative Celebration:  March 26, 2019


Contra Costa County thanks everyone who attended to pay tribute to the life and legacy of farmworker and labor leader Cesar Chavez during our 26 Annual Cesar E. Chavez Commemorative Celebration.

Congratulations to the 2019 Youth Hall of Fame Recipients!

Contra Costa County 2019 Youth Hall of Fame Recipients


26th Annual Cesar E. Chavez Commemorative Celebration

Ballet Folklorico Netzahualcoyoutl

Ballet Folklorico Netzahualcoyotl

Founded in 1996 by Director Netzahualcoyotl Vidal, Ballet Folklorico Netzahualcoyotl is composed of thirty students of all ages. Their goals include researching folklore and sharing with the world some of Mexico's most prized gifts: its dances, customs and traditions.


Mariachi Monumental

Mariachi Monumental

Founded in 2005 under the leadership of Victorio Fregoso, Mariachi Monumental is a group of eight musicians originally from the state of Jalisco, Mexico. They are residents of Oakley, Brentwood, Bay Point and Antioch. This group brings the culture and sound of their Mexican roots by performing traditional mariachi music at private and public venues.


Kennedy High School Symphonic Band

The audience was entertained by the Kennedy High School Symphonic Band.