Venice brings back its historic event celebrating Mexican-American heritage and the city's cultural diversity. Live music by Balance, with DJ sets by DJ Mango and DJ Devil-Los. Parade route begins at Lincoln Boulevard and California Avenue; spectators are welcome to line up on Lincoln from California to Rose. Groups participating in the festival include mariachi band Charro, Grupo la Rose Folklorico, Folklorico Flor de Mayo, Danza Azteco Chichmeca, Princesa Donaji Grupo, Venice High School Band, Broadway School, and Venice High School and Venice Animo High School Mecha. Also on offer: authentic Mexican food, piñatas, raffles, face painting, arts and crafts and the crowning of an event queen.