The bright colored clothing of dancers captivated the eye as a cacophony of sound washed over the sea of 2 million pilgrims. They came by car, plane and foot to the city of San Juan de los Lagos, Mexico, for the festival of Candlemas. Among the visitors was a group of 20 College of Idaho students and staff.
“I almost got lost a couple of times,” said C of I senior Patrick Mallory. “It was like playing Frogger, trying to cut through the crowds.”