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A little known fact about Tijuana’s “La Mona” statue

Armando Muñoz Garcia needed money. “La Mona,” his famed 58-foot, habitable concrete sculpture of a nude woman towering over run-down homes and streams of garbage in a Tijuana gully, requires steady maintenance and upkeep. Plus, the self-taught artist needed to … Continue reading

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La Mano de la Paz: Proposed public-art project in Tijuana

t Standing at the western end of the United States / Mexico border fence is like being plopped into the middle of an awkward conversation between Frida Kahlo and Dick Cheney. Nowhere are the differences between the two cultures more apparent. … Continue reading

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Tijuana rollerskating rink

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Tijuana architecture tour

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Tijuana Tequila Expo 2011

The annual Tijuana Tequila Festival is happening Oct. 13 through Oct. 16 from 1 p.m. to midnight on Revolucion and Seventh in Downtown TJ. It’s $70 pesos or about $7.

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Entijuanarte 2010

Entijuanarte is happening in the plaza of CECUT from Oct. 1 through 3. Expect to see work by hundreds of artists in every medium imaginable. More info here. Say hi to Turista Libre! Free.

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Tijuana Beer Festival

It’s happening. It’s for sure happening.  The Tijuana Beer Festival is taking place in downtown Tijuana Oct. 8-9.  Read about how difficult it was to confirm the details of this event over on San Diego Beer Blog. Funny stuff.

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