Spice up your trip to Washington DC with the city’s largest celebration of Latin culture and flavor. The company, Fiesta DC Inc. is a non-profit organization that works year round to promote DC’s Latin community and spread positive influence through philanthropy and fun, influential events. They throw talent shows, have a toy and coat drive for Christmas and much more. The pinnacle event of the year for Fiesta DC, however, is the Latino Festival.
The Fiesta DC Latino Festival is over forty years old and will return this year as one of the capital’s favorite annual celebrations. The focal point of this day comes with the Parade of Nations. A march down the timeless Constitution Avenue, this parade showcases the talent of Latino dance troupes along with creative displays from local schools, performers and organizations. This promises to be a visual spectacle and all around great time.
This is absolutely the time to get involved with Fiesta DC and enjoy the joyful influence of Latin culture in the United States. Latinos are amongst the most rapidly growing cultural groups in the DC area. Making up nearly 10% of the DC population, these people are a major part of what makes Washington, DC the city that it is today. To make the most out of a trip to DC, anybody who can, should check out this fun filled day and get a taste for DC’s diversity and cultural richness.
Fiesta DC Latino Festival will be taking place on Sunday, September 21st. In addition to the parade, there will be a wide variety of vendors for attendees’ enjoyment. If you’re in town during the Festival, you should seriously consider attending for some incomparable entertainment and performances. Step out and take in some of the wonderful gifts that the United States’ melting pot society creates for social engagement, education and overarching enjoyment.