For immediate release, Vibrant Hispanic Culture Returns to Florissant!
Hispanic Festival, Inc. will be presenting “Fiesta in Florissant” at the Duchesne HomeAssociation Grounds (formerly Knights of Columbus) located at 50 St. Francois Street in Florissant near the corner of Lindbergh and Washington St. The event will take place onSaturday, June 24 from 10:00am to 10:00pm and on Sunday, June 25 from 11:00am to 9:00pm.
Live Latino Bands – National and Local Mexican and Salsa bands
Authentic Foods – Local “mom and pop” food vendors will prepare food from Mexico, Colombia, Honduras and more
Folkloric Dancers – Folkloric dancers from Mexico, Spain,Colombia and more
Hispanic Crafts – Craft vendors from Bolivia, Mexico andEcuador will be selling clothing, jewelry and more
Los Niños Kids Corner – Piñatas, Mexican paper flowers and other fun crafts and games are free for kids
Car show and Car Cruise – Car show on Sat, June 24 withDedicated Car Club and a car meet up on Sunday, June 26 byLatin Adrenaline Car Club
“La Villita” Artist Village – Hispanic artists to showcase and sell their art and offer free art activities
Information booths – Several cultural organizations and businesses will be promoting their goods and services
Admission and parking is free.
One of the Fair’s purposes is to celebrate the common heritage of Hispanic nations particularly because of the rise of the Hispanic population in North County. The funds raised are used to fund scholarships distributed to college-bound students and underprivileged children.
For more information, the public may visit the website www.HispanicFestivalstl.com or our Facebookpage @HispanicFestivalstl or Instagram @Hispanic_Festival_Inc or call (314) 837-6100