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7th Annual Mexico City Alebrije Parade

About 250 giant alebrijes, name for the brightly colored sculptures first created by folk artist Pedro Linares in the 1930s, marched down the streets of Mexico City on Saturday as part of the 7th Annual Desfile de Alebrijes Monumentales sponsored by the Museo de Arte Popular.

Photos via Instagram users Gabriela AG, Alberto Contreras, neptuno11, Andrés Moreno, Paulina Madrazo, Cynthia Martinez; Twitter user Edwin Duarte.

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