3. Los Posadas Is a Nine-Day Tradition Celebrated in Parts of Mexico, Guatemala, and the Southwest US
In the United States, Los Posados is an increasingly popular addition to the Christmas season. The nine-day celebration is typically popular among Catholics. Los Posados sees a procession move from home to home throughout a neighborhood, while the people sing and pray. At the end of the walk, people stop at a home or church for feasting, caroling, and piñata destruction.