Latin American Parade & Festival in Long BeachLatin food from various countries, art exhibits, vendor booths, salsa dance performances and lessons, live music and exhibitions for the whole family.
When: Sat Sept 7, 2013, festival 5-10 pm
Where: Centered at City Place at 4th and the Promenade.
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City of Los Angeles Latino Heritage Month Opening CeremoniesThe City of Los Angeles honor the contributions of Latino cultural and civic leaders with an awards ceremony and festivities including arts and crafts for the kids on the City Hall South Lawn. Refreshments will also be available.
Where: LA City Hall South Lawn, 200 North Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA
Info: www.facebook.com/HeritageLA, (213) 202-5500
Mexican Independence Day on Olvera Street at El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument.The annual celebration of Mexican Independence Day includes live music, dancing, carnival games and rides and exhibit booths.
When: Sept 14-15, 2013, 10 am - 10 pm, additional live music Sept 16
Where: Olvera Street Plaza, El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument, Downtown LA
Metro: Red Line to Union Station
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Mexican Independence Parade in East LAStreet parade at 10:30 am followed by a street festival on Mednik between Cesar E. Chavez and First from noon-6pm. When: Sept 8, 2013, parade 10:30 am, festival noon to 6 pm
Where: Along Cesar Chavez Ave from Mednik to Gage in East Los Angeles
Fiesta Patrias in Santa Ana200,000 people show up to this street party on 4th Street in the heart of Santa Ana with top Latin performers.
When: Sept 14-15, 2012, noon - 10 pm
Where: 4th Street from Broadway to Minter, Santa Ana, CA
Aquarium of the Pacific Baja Splash Cultural FestivalThe Aquarium’s festival celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month and features dance & music performances, bilingual environmental programs, arts & crafts, and more.
When: Sat-Sun Sept 28-29, 2013 9 am - 5 pm
Where: Aquarium of the Pacific, 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802
Cost: $25.95 Adult, $22.95 Senior (62+), $14.95 Child (3-11)
Info: www.aquariumofpacific.org, (562) 590-3100