Villa de Alvarez and tradictions

City that enjoys great fame in the State due to its traditional charrotaurinas parties, held since 1857. Its name is a tribute to General Manuel Alvarez, first governor of the state. Villa de Alvarez is a city with rich cultural legacy and deeply rooted traditions such as the centenary celebrations Charrotaurinos that according to historical data, dating back to 1668, still in its infancy religious festivities in honor of San Felipe de Jesus, patron saint and protector of the town of Colima, which highlights the monumental "Petatera" which is built by true craftsmen with materials from the region