“Que Pasa Fest 2014 to Celebrate
Hispanic Heritage Month over Four Days of Festivities”
Cervantes Fundación Hispanoamericana de Arte (Cervantes Hispanic-American Arts Foundation) and Hispanic Flavor Productions are proud to announce its Fourth Annual Que Pasa Fest 2014. With the support of several other sponsors, this festival is an extension of the Latin cultural show, “¿Que Pasa New Orleans?" celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and highlighting exciting Latin music and Hispanic heritage and culture.
Que Pasa Fest 2014 will be a four-day festival filled with music and dance and will be held at various locations throughout the Greater New Orleans area. Festivities will begin Wednesday, October 8 and culminate Saturday, October 11 with an outdoor festival for the whole family at the Al Copeland Meadow Concert area in Lafreniere Park. The Fest on Saturday, will have food booths from different Latin American countries, live music, dance, drinks, Zumba, soccer tournaments, a children’s area with free activities, character appearances, community outreach and so much more. All festivities are FREE to the public.
Artists and special guests scheduled to appear on Saturday are Kazzabe, Amanda Shaw & the Cute Guys, Chegadao, Grupo Recuerdos, Giselle Gastell, The New Orleans Gumbo Latin Band, Mariachi Jalisco, Dora the Explorer, Elmo, Lou, Phil and Dora Sison, Fernando Gort, Brenda Murphy, DJ Guanaco and so many more! For a complete listing please, click on PERFORMERS.
National Hispanic Heritage Month
Is the period from September 15 to October 15 in the United States, when people recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States and celebrate the group's heritage and culture.