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Festival Cultural Latino: Mercado on the Plaza

Sunday, October 6, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The rich cultural life of Princeton’s Latino community is celebrated with an afternoon of music, dance, food, and crafts. The plaza will be transformed into a mercado during the four-hour event with local artisans and restaurants on site along with family-friendly activities and free entertainment.

The featured dance group will be Grupo de Danza Folklorica La Sagrada Familia. Other dance groups include Más Flow (from Princeton University), Lisa Botalico (flamenco dancers) and Princeton Capoeira. Between dance performances, DJ Brian Soto will play Latin American music. Vendors will display authentic arts, crafts and other goods and artists will be painting on the plaza. Authentic food will be available from El Sabor Oaxaqueno. 

Hinds Plaza or Community Room in the event of rain.

 

Co-sponsored by the library, the Arts Council of Princeton and Mi Pueblo Lindo.

Details

Date:
Sunday, October 6
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Hinds Plaza (Community Room in case of rain)
63 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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In-House Program Category
Event
Staff Contact
Janie Hermann
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Summary
The rich cultural life of Princeton's Latino community is celebrated with an afternoon of music, dance, food, and crafts. The plaza will be transformed into a mercado during the three-hour event with local artisans and restaurants on site along with family-friendly activities and free entertainment.  Hinds Plaza or Community Room in the event of rain.Co-sponsored by the library, the Arts Council of Princeton and Mi Pueblo Lindo.
Partners
Arts Council of Princeton, Mi Pueblo Lindo
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Promotional Materials
Flyer (8.5 x 11)
Age Groups
Adult, All Ages, Kids, Teens
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Additional information will be added closer to the event
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