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Events Calendar 2024

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Tequio Rising: March 22, 2024

Tequio Rising is a fundraiser to support the 2024 Tequio Scholarship Fund that benefits youth of indigenous Mexican roots across Ventura and Santa Barbara County who pursue higher education. Join us to empower, uplift, and encourage indigenous youth as they pursue higher education!

Indigenous Knowledge Conference: April 26, 2024

MICOP's Indigenous Knowledge Conference (IKC) presents different yearly topics about uplifting indigenous culture and knowledge to the community.  IKC will be back on April 26, 2024, at Oxnard College Auditorium


Santa Maria Meet & Greet: May 30, 2024

We will be hosting our first Santa Maria Meet & Greet on May 30th, 2024, at Blosser Urban Garden! Come network and socialize with our team! RSVP using the link below! See you soon!

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Guelaguetza: June 23, 2024


Guelaguetza is an indigenous traditional festival that has been celebrated in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico, for more than one hundred years. This event represents the celebration of the culture, tradition, and languages of 8 regions of Oaxaca with traditional dancing that includes a parade with a walking band, native food, and indigenous artisanal craft, many of them with prehepatic-style textiles. We are very excited to bring this celebration back in 2024! Join us in this lively festival on June 23rd at Oxnard's Plaza Park located in the heart of Oxnard!


Night in Oaxaca: August 9, 2024


Night in Oaxaca is MICOP's most sought-after fundraiser that celebrates the indigenous migrant communities of California's Central Coast. The evening features Oaxacan cuisine, dance performances, a silent auction, and more! Mark your calendars and join us on August 9th, 2024 at the Historic Olivas Adobe Park!