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Councilwoman Guardado Hosts Third Annual, 'Very Merry Maryvale' Holiday Celebrationhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-5/2594City Council District 512/9/2022 7:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2594/Newsroom_Council_News_05.jpgCouncilwoman Guardado Hosts Third Annual, 'Very Merry Maryvale' Holiday Celebration<div class="ExternalClass5FC63F123EB14EEDBDDCFE896DB3CEDD"><html> <div>​Phoenix Councilwoman Betty Guardado invites the community to the third annual Very Merry Maryvale Holiday Celebration on December 10th. This free event will be full of family fun including live music and entertainment, games, activities for children, food, and gifts for registered families. Registration is now closed. There will even be a special appearance from Santa Claus who is excited to visit and take pictures with the children.<br></div> <div> <br> </div> <div>Councilwoman Guardado would like to thank all the sponsors that helped make this event possible, including the Arizona Coyotes, Core Construction, the City of Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture, the Labor’s Community Service Agency, La Indiscreta 106.7 FM, and the United Phoenix Firefighters Local 493.<br></div><div>​<div><strong>Who: </strong>Councilwoman Betty Guardado, in partnership with City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department, the Cartwright School District, the Alhambra School District, and the Milwaukee Brewers.</div><div><strong>When:</strong> Saturday, December 10 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.</div><div><strong>Where</strong>: American Family Fields of Phoenix, 3805 N. 53rd Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85031</div><div><strong>Media Contact:</strong> Cooper Payne, Public Information Officer, 602.329.2445​<br></div><div><img style="margin:5px;width:501px;" src="/district5site/MediaAssets/Merry%20Maryvale%20Flyer%20-%20English%20REGISTRATION%20FULL%20w%20New%20Sponsors%20(002).png" /><img style="margin:5px;width:501px;" src="/district5site/MediaAssets/Merry%20Maryvale%20Flyer%20-%20Spanish%20REGISTRATION%20FULL%20w%20New%20Sponsors%20(002).png" /><br><br></div></div> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district5Newsdistrict-5
Councilwoman Guardado Invites the Community to the Mexican Baseball Fiestahttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-5/2493City Council District 59/22/2022 5:30:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2493/Newsroom_Council_News_05.jpgCouncilwoman Guardado Invites the Community to the Mexican Baseball Fiesta<div class="ExternalClass6EDD526FE47F4620BF4A76F05A6B340F"><html> <p>​​The <a data-auth="NotApplicable" data-linkindex="2" data-cke-saved-href="https://action.phoenix.gov/c1.pl?46a3ba8b8b0a9a51015671e69266875ffe915f972a47697b8bc7546d8c9f7189" href="https://action.phoenix.gov/c1.pl?46a3ba8b8b0a9a51015671e69266875ffe915f972a47697b8bc7546d8c9f7189" target="_blank" title="Mexican Baseball Fiesta">10th annual Mexican Baseball Fiesta</a> (MBF) will return to the valley this weekend! This multicultural, cross-border event will be the biggest Mexican Baseball Fiesta in its ten-year history in the Phoenix area! <br></p> <p>The Mexican Baseball Fiesta opens on Friday, September 23rd and Saturday, September 24th at American Family Fields of Phoenix (Brewers Spring Training home) in Phoenix’s Maryvale community. </p> <p>To hear how the Mexican Baseball Fiesta got started, click the image below for my interview with the founder, Francisco Gamez. <a data-cke-saved-href="https://youtu.be/-wqio-b-VEA" href="https://youtu.be/-wqio-b-VEA" target="_blank">Watch the segment in Spanish here</a>.</p> <p style="text-align:center;"> <a target="_blank" data-cke-saved-href="https://youtu.be/OYcAD1Zg0r4" href="https://youtu.be/OYcAD1Zg0r4"> <img src="https://action.phoenix.gov/users/myteam46126/Media5837.jpg?1663868382818" data-placement="custom" align="middle" alt="Neighborhood News with Councilwoman Betty Guardado" hspace="0" vspace="0" border="0" class="wsc-instance responsiveImage" style="width:500px;max-height:281px;max-width:500px;margin:5px;border-width:0px;border-style:solid;border-radius:0px;height:281px;" /> </a> </p> <p>The MBF began in 2011 in Tucson, and it involves a partnership with the Liga ARCO Mexicana Del Pacifico (LMP), also known as the Mexican Winter League, that travels to the U.S. for their version of spring training. The MBF brings a similar atmosphere to Maryvale, including music and live entertainment.</p> <p> <strong>What:</strong> Mexican Baseball Fiesta (MBF)</p> <p> <strong>When:</strong> September 23 - 24, 2022 — games start at 7 p.m., doors open at 5:30 p.m.</p> <p> <strong>Where:</strong> American Family Fields of Phoenix at 3805 N. 53rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85031</p> <p> <strong>Tickets:</strong> <a target="_blank" data-cke-saved-href="https://mexicanbaseballfiesta.com" href="https://mexicanbaseballfiesta.com" style="color:rgb(101, 101, 101);">mexicanbaseballfiesta.com</a>​<br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district5Newsdistrict-5
Councilwoman Guardado Hosts El Grito Celebration to Kick off Hispanic Heritage Monthhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/district-5/2482City Council District 59/19/2022 6:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/585-szP-Vg4Councilwoman Guardado Hosts El Grito Celebration to Kick off Hispanic Heritage Month<div class="ExternalClass9172155D65FD47C68AB9E90EB0E99ECA"><html>​Councilwoman Betty Guardado, Councilmember Carlos Garcia, and City of Phoenix Sister Cities Commission kicked off Hispanic Heritage Month with an El Grito celebration in Downtown Phoenix. The special tradition takes place every year on the night of September 15, and celebrates Mexican Independence Day. This year's event downtown featured live music, dancing, arts & crafts, ballet folkloric, food, and more. <br></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/district5Videodistrict-5