Blas Mazo Mayo Cultural CenterEl Júpare, Sonora, Mexico
The Centro de Cultura Blas Mazo in El Júpare, Sonora, is a community cultural center that features displays related to the culture and ethnic identity of the Yoreme Mayo.
The Centro Cultural also sponsors events and activities to share and strengthen Mayo traditions and culture, to include presentations of traditional dance and music, the native Mayo language, cuisine, book presentations and assemblies.
Static displays include items like traditional pottery; elements of a church altar; dolls that represent traditional dancers; ceremonial artifacts from traditional fiestas, like banners, masks and machetes; and a miniature depiction of a religious festival in front of a traditional indigenous church.
The Cultural Center is located behind the indigenous church in El Júpare. See the Google map for more location information.