September 15th is el Dia del Grito, and September 16th is the Dia de Independencia in Mexico! A brief history, courtesy of Wikipedia:
The Grito de Dolores (“Cry of Dolores”) also known as El Grito de la Independencia (“Cry of Independence”), uttered from the small town of Dolores, near Guanajuato on September 16, 1810 is the event that marks the beginning of the Mexican War of Independence and is the most important national holiday observed in Mexico.
In honor of the holiday, here’s something a little different for you: A collection of photos celebrating Mexico!
Credit goes to their respective creators.