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This store on Alameda Ave sells piñatas. The custom to have a piñata for a party or celebration comes from Mexico and has become very popular in El Paso and across the United States. Stores sell all kinds of piñatas; from animals to comic figures. The children are usually blindfolded, twirled three times, given a stick of some sort to hit the piñata. Eventually, a child breaks open the piñata and candy falls to the ground. It is a lot of fun. In this picture Curious George and Mickey Mouse are displayed side by side.

Uploaded on 07.23.2014 by El Paso Museum of History

Central / Chamizal, (2010 - 2019), Fun

  • piñata
  • fun
  • Family
  • tradition
  • candy
  • Culture
  • chamizal
  • diversion
  • familia
  • tradition
  • dulces
  • cultura

knock off pinatas are a staple of my childhood

WE BOUGHT OUR DAUGHTER´S FIRST PIÑATA THERE, SHE IS NOW 24 Y/O

Ahh the memories! Loved hitting up this place!

amazing ive never knon that much about pinatas!!!

I find these pinatas to be cute.

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