Social Media Kit 2024 - Mexican Indepence Parade

SOCIAL MEDIA KIT - 2024

Issued by:
Little Village Chamber of Commerce
 
Representative:
Sarai Guerrero - Jennifer Aguilar

This toolkit includes:

• Social Media

• Video Assets

• Visual Assets

Social Media for our Parade

Members, partners, local businesses, and stakeholders are welcome to amplify the 2024 Annual 26th Street Mexican Independence Day Parade and The Little Village Chamber of Commerce promotional content. Interested parties can coordinate their social media efforts to ensure their messages are aligned as well as engage with each other's posts.

Helpful ideas

        • Attach a shareable visual asset (Video or Graphic) to posts - (links in this document)
        • Tag #TheMexicanParade and #LVCC on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube or your website.
        • Use the official hashtags #TheMexicanParade and #CelebrandoNuestrasTradiciones
        • Consider other trending hashtags relevant to your industry, business, or stakeholder community (limit to 4)
        • Link to www.littlevillagechamber.org where considered appropriate

Access our relevant social media pages by clicking the links below.

26th Street Mexican Independence Day Parade

Little Village Chamber of Commerce

Follow TheMexicanParade
Official social media profiles:

Remember to tag your posts with the following:

 

#TheMexicanParade

#CelebrandoNuestrasTradiciones

#LaVillitaChamber

#LittleVillageChamber #GritoEnChicago

Our Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

<Contact Info>

(ORGANIZATION’S + MEMBER, PARTNER, BUSINESS OR MEDIA NAME) TO PROMOTE THE ANNUAL 26TH STREET MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE

CHICAGO, DATE, 2024 – (Your name) of (organization name) proudly presents the 2024 Annual 26th Street Mexican Independence Day Parade presented by The Little Village Chamber of Commerce . The annual parade will kick-off at noon on Sunday, September 15, 2024, the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month. The parade is a celebration of Mexican Independence Day, which is celebrated each year on September 16th. 

<SAMPLE QUOTE> The parade’s theme, "Celebrando Nuestras Tradiciones," will center around the rich tapestry of Mexican traditions and cultural celebrations. Expect a vibrant display as parade participants showcase an array of traditions stemming from diverse regions and cultures. From the elegance of quinceañeras to the captivating rhythms of Mexican folkloric dancing and the skillful artistry of charrería, the parade will be a kaleidoscope of experiences, highlighting the essence and diversity of the Mexican heritage in Chicago and throughout the United States.

<SAMPLE QUOTE> "We're delighted to unveil the 53rd Mexican Independence Day Parade theme", expressed Jennifer Aguilar, Executive Director of the Little Village Chamber of Commerce. - "Ensuring safety remains paramount, guaranteeing a secure and delightful experience for everyone. Post-parade, we invite everyone to delve into our community's essence by patronizing the local businesses lining the bustling 26th street corridor to further enrich the experience."

<ABOUT THE PARADE>The parade will continue its tradition by kicking-off from the historic Little Village Arch located on 26th street and Albany Avenue and proceed down 26th street to Kostner Avenue. The 26th Street Mexican Independence Day Parade is considered one of the largest parades in the Midwest and brings together over 400,000 participants, residents, and visitors along the two-and half-mile business corridor. The parade features brightly colored floats, mariachi bands, and folkloric dancing. The parade is attended and enjoyed by residents, elected officials, community leaders, local businesses, entertainers, artisans, and artists.

About Little Village Chamber of Commerce

Since 1989 the Little Village Chamber of Commerce has represented the interests of local businesses and the larger bilingual business community of Chicago. Its mission is to support, promote and enhance the growth and success of our local businesses and to leverage the community’s assets, contributions and unique Mexican identity cultural identity to generate new business opportunities. Our residents and business owners are recognized for their entrepreneurial spirit, strong work ethic and commitment to family and community.

Visitors from all over the Midwest stop by our vibrant 26th Street retail district for the type of products they would find in Mexico. It is home to over 100 restaurants that serve authentic Mexican food in a festive setting. Our thriving business district has 1,800 businesses that offer a vast array of retail goods and services. Little Village is also known as the Quinceañera Capital of the Midwest. We invite you to shop and dine in Little Village! Tu Mexico, Tu Chicago!

For more information on participation and sponsorships please contact Sarai Guerrero at sarai@littlevillagechamber.org.

 

Some captions for your post promoting the event

Suggested Caption - 800 Characters

Upload 30 sec video asset

The Little Village Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the 2024 Annual 26th Street Mexican Independence Day Parade, kicking-off at noon on Sunday, September 15, 2024. The parade’s theme, "Celebrando Nuestras Tradiciones," will center around the rich tapestry of Mexican traditions and cultural celebrations. Expect a vibrant display as parade participants showcase an array of traditions stemming from diverse regions and cultures.

For more info, watch our promo reel.

On its 53rd edition this event ensures to reconnect all attendants to the deeply rooted feelings of appreciation to our Mexican origins. #TheMexicanParade #CelebrandoNuestrasTradiciones #LaVillitaChamber #LittleVillageChamber #GritoEnChicago

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To learn more about our non-profit organization: www.littlevillagechamber.org

Suggested Caption - Under 240 characters

Upload 30 sec video

asset Facebook: @LVChamberCHI LinkedIn: @little-village-26th-st-area-chamber-of-commerce-inc

Little Village Chamber of Commerce presents - Annual 26th Street Mexican Independence Day Parade. - Theme: "Celebrando Nuestras Tradiciones," Sept 15, 2024.

#TheMexicanParade #CelebrandoNuestrasTradiciones #LittleVillageChamber

Video Assets

To download any video or reel assets for social media usage, please click on these links:

10 sec reel

30 sec reel

Visual Assets

The following graphics can be used across pertinent communications channels.

Mexican Independence Parade Poster

Mexican Independence Parade Icons

Social Media Pictures (1080x1080)

Social Media Graphics (1080x1080)

Visual Assets

The following graphics can be used across pertinent communications channels.

Mexican Independence Parade Poster

Mexican Independence Parade Icons

Social Media Pictures (1080x1080)

Social Media Graphics (1080x1080)

Mexican Independence Parade Poster 11" x 17"

Annual - 26th Street Mexican Independence Day Parade

Animated GIFs

2024_LVCC_MexInd_Sticker_Catrina
2024_LVCC_MexInd_Sticker_Bandolero
2024_LVCC_MexInd_Sticker_Quinceanera
2024_LVCC_MexInd_Sticker_Charra
2024_LVCC_MexInd_Sticker_Mariachi

Social Media Pictures (1080x1080)

Great for Instagram Post - Maybe a series (3 at a time)

LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Photo1
LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Photo2
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LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Photo12

Social Media Pictures (1350x1080)

Great for Instagram Post or Mobile-based publications, even an Intro for Reels.

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LVCC_MexInd_1080pxby_1350_Photo10
LVCC_MexInd_1080pxby_1350_Photo11
LVCC_MexInd_1080pxby_1350_Photo12

Social Media Graphics (1080x1080)

Ideal for Instragram or E-Blast promotional pieces

LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Promo_Arch
LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Promo_Catrina
LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Promo_Catrino
LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Promo_Chapolera
LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Promo_Mariachi
LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Promo_Quinceanera
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LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Promo_ID2
LVCC_MexInd_1080px_Promo_Poster
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