The History of the Burning of Will Shuster's Zozobra


Subject:
U.S. History By Place , New Mexico

Description:
"Zozobra is a hideous but harmless fifty-foot bogeyman marionette" that is created and burned each year as part of the Santa Fe Fiesta. "The Zozobra event is staged each year by the Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe as a fiery and exciting kick-off to the annual Fiestas de Santa Fe during the weekend following Labor Day." Includes images of Zozobra and a description of the first public Zozobra burning in 1926.

Publisher:
Santa Fe Downtown Kiwanis Foundation

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.zozobra.com/history.html


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