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Salsa dance into two-day Hispanic Fiesta at Penn's Landing

Celebrate Latino culture at Penn's Landing Fiesta

Salsa dance into two-day Hispanic Fiesta at Penn's Landing

Photo by E. Savaria

As part of PECO’s Multicultural Series, Penn’s Landing will be home to the summer’s biggest celebration of Latino culture with a Hispanic Fiesta, hosted by The Council of Spanish Speaking Organizations of Philadelphia.

This two-day festival starts on Saturday, July 13 and wraps up on Sunday, July 14.

During this cultural spectacle, indulge in fantastic delicacies from the Hispanic diaspora and add even more Latin flare to your life and home with artisanal crafts.

Traditional performances from local Latin groups, including folkloric dance productions and a vignette from Tony Award-winning musical In the Heights, will certainly get everyone in the fiesta mood.

To top it all off, get ready to shake your hips to performances from merengue artist Tony Tun Tun and salsa singer Tony Vega. The weekend festivities are a big hit every summer in Philly, so vámonos!

2 p.m. – 8 p.m., Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, Columbus Blvd. between Market and Walnut Sts.
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