Confirmed Entertainment: Directly from Sacramento, California:  DonGato Latin Band with guest artist Ricky Castillo Hawaii’s Finest: Eddie Ortiz & the Son Caribe Band Carlos Betancourt & Agua Dulce Salsa Band Latin DJs: Ever Gutierrez DJ Rico Guzman DaLion of Judah Oschner Dance Teams: Honolulu Zouk will be performing three styles of zouk to one song “Havana”. RnB Zouk, Traditional Rio Zouk, and LambaZouk. This choreography is part of the International Zouk Day choreography performed in 31+ countries around the world bringing peace and unity through dance! Plus: Carolina’s Zumba, Grupo Folklorico Panamenos en Hawaii, Linda Melodia Dance Company and much more!Read More →

Special Attraction at this year’s Festival: The Hawaii Latino Film Festival! We will be showing three films by Latino film makers at this year’s festival. Sin Frontera A couple struggles to survive both a decaying relationship and broken immigration system after a deportation unexpectedly tears them apart. Love will transcend any boundary. Submarino For Decades, Colombian drug cartels have pursued their trade with relentless ingenuity.  In the early 2000s, they began using custom-built Submarines to export cocaine from Colombia to Mexico, which is often then transported overland to the United States. Due to the difficulty of the journey many of these submarines never reach theirRead More →

Hawaii Restaurant Association

We are very thankful to the Hawaii Restaurant Association as our presenter sponsor of this year’s Hispanic Heritage Festival and Health Fair.  Some of the proceeds will go to the Hispanic Heritage Scholarship Fund and the Educational Fund for the Hawaii Restaurant Association. Learn more here: hawaiirestaurant.org/about-hra/Read More →

This Saturday, September 24th, 2016 please join us either by listening to KSSK radio or coming to the KSSK Perry and the Posse Saturday Morning Show, 8am-11am at the Jade Dynasty at Ala Moana Center. We will be promoting the Hispanic Heritage Festival plus Eddie Ortiz & the Son Caribe Band’s 15th Anniversary! Nancy Ortiz and Gregg Fraser of the Hawaii Restaurant Association, one of our main sponsors, will be the spokespeople for the interview. Yes, of course Eddie Ortiz & Son Caribe Band will be performing at 10am! Also, you need to make reservations if you are coming! See you there! Save Save SaveRead More →

We are thrilled to announce that Mariachi Los Toreros will be performing at the 2016 Hispanic Heritage festival! Mariachi Los Toreros was established on October 14, 2013 by Gustavo Bravo in the city of Oxnard, California. By starting this group, Gustavo was realizing his dream of directing a Mariachi band that he could hold to the highest standards to continue the beautiful culture of Mexico and pass down to new generations the songs and traditions of our people. From the rhythmic sones of Jalisco, the powerful rancheras of Jose Alfredo Jimenez and Vicente Fernandez, to the romantic boleros of Javier Solis, Mariachi Los Toreros performs withRead More →