Hands Across the Border event kicks-off Charro Days celebration
POSTED: Friday, March 1, 2013 - 12:25pm
UPDATED: Friday, March 1, 2013 - 2:55pm
BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — The cities of Brownsville, Texas and Matamoros, Mexico celebrated their alliance over the years at the annual Hands Across the Border event held at the Gateway International bridge where both countries met at the middle of the bridge.
Mr. Amigo, Mexican actor and actress Eduardo Yáñez and Pilar Montenegro were on hand at the event and both stars were presented at the ceremony. The mayors of both cities also attended the event exchanging gifts to each other.