Hispanic Heritage Festival

Hawaii’s Hispanic Community celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with the 28th Annual Hispanic Heritage Festival & Health Fair!

This year’s theme, “Hispanics: One Endless Voice to Enhance our Traditions.” (The theme invites us to reflect on Hispanic American’s tradition, history and culture).

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SATURDAY, October 13th, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Downtown Chinatown (Between Nuuanu & Pauahi Streets)

Free Admission!  Family Friendly Event!

Enjoy live entertainment, food booths, crafts, art and cultural displays, Latin dance workshops, fashion show, children’s activities and information from different community and health agencies

This Year’s Entertainment:

Opening the festival, singing the national anthem, Hawaii Pono E and God Bless America: Mahealani Sims-Tulba

Headlining our event and returning from Sacramento, California:
DonGato Latin Band, with special guest Ricky Castillo

Hawaii’s finest: Agua Dulce Salsa Band, Eddie Ortiz & Son Caribe, Swing Tropical (25th Infantry Division Army Band)

Dance Performances by: Linda Melodia Dance Company, Honolulu Zouk, Grupo Folklorico de Panama in Hawaii, Samba Reggae Hawaii, Kekaiulu Hula Studio, Carolina’s Zumba and more!

Special Guest Appearance: Miss Latina Hawaii 2018,  Shay-Lynn Mohika-Farias

Special Attractions! Emcee, Vakisha Coleman,  Emcee & Comedian, Paco Loco and Emcee & DJ, Da Lion of Judah!  

Latin DJs:  Da Lion, Rico Guzman and  Fee David!  

Displays:  Lowrider Cars!  Latin Riderz! 

After-Festival Latin Party!

Saturday, October 13, 7pm – 12midnight

Pure Nightclub & Events Center, 985 Dillingham Blvd. Honolulu

Featuring from Sacramento, California, DonGato Latin Band!
With Hawaii’s Finest:
Latin Amigos, Agua Dulce Salsa Band & Eddie Ortiz/Son Caribe Band.

Special Attraction: DJ/MC DaLion of Judah

No-Host Bar, 21+ with proper I.D.  Parking available.

Buy Advance Tickets Now on Eventbrite – Only $15!

This year the Festival is sponsored by Hawaii Hispanic Heritage Festivals and Events, Alma Latina Productions and Creative Arts Experience.

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Plus: Louis Pohl Gallery and Stacie Segovia