!!! HAPPY ANNOUNCEMENT!!!
This 8th annual Salsa & Heritage Festival has won an award from the National Endowment for the Arts!!!
!!! SAVE THE DATE!!!
We will close our 20th Anniversary Season
with a celebration of Salsa y Bomba de Loiza!
Celebrando 20 Años — Salsa & Bomba de Loiza Festival
with Raul Ayala & Hermanos Ayala members.
Ballroom — JCC Austin, 7300 Hart Ln, Austin, 78731
Saturday, June 9, 2018
Doors open at 6:00pm (show begins, 6:30pm)
The Salsa & Bomba de Loiza Festival will also feature Salsa by Orquesta Trabuko, performances by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance, handcraft artisans, comida criolla, and more surprises to be announced. Tickets on sale this Spring.
This event is part of the larger Celebrando 2018 heritage project, that will include THREE events!
1. Master Workshops on Bomba de Loiza with the Ayalas,
April 8, 2018, Noon-2pm. Dance and percussion workshops. (Registration info coming soon).
2. Picnic, Ritmo, y Baile, April 8, 20-18, 3-6pm (FREE EVENT)
Bring lawn chairs and lunch for a picnic and bombazo under the trees. Special guests Raul Ayala & Hermanos Ayala members.
3. THIS Festival — Celebrando 20 años — Salsa & Bomba de Loiza Festival with Raul Ayala & Hermanos Ayala members, folklore performances, artesania y comida criolla. June 9, 2018, doors @6pm.
ARTISAN & SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES, see invite.
SPONSORSHIP THANKS & OPPORTUNITIES
The 2018 Celebrando heritage project is made possible in part through funding and support by the National Endowment for the Arts, the Texas Commission on the Arts and the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department. More announcements soon…
Are you looking for customers? Reach our Hispanic Market
with advertising in our Salsa Festival printed program. Receive a bonus shout-out! Space is limited. Order now!
BIG SPONSORS — ENTREPRENEUR, BUSINESSES
Big Sponsors will receive Highest Visibility at our
Salsa Festival. Contact Dr. Maynard, PRFD Director
for sponsorship package information. Email: [email protected]
Calling Artisans of handcraft, painted or sculpted arts & crafts.
Here is your opportunity to be a vendor for this high profile event!
Puerto Rican Cultural Center
Photo copyright Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance, Inc.