Hispanic Heritage Festival Celebrates Cultures
Event Continues Today in Fayetteville
Posted: September 28, 2013 at 5 a.m.
Ricardo Martinelli said he was a bit of an oddity when he arrived at the University of Arkansas in 1969.
At A Glance
Heritage Festival, Health Fair
The festival continues from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. today at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Admission is $1 for children and $5 for adults. The event features 60 vendors, children’s activities, crafts and cultural displays, food vendors, a beer tent, live music, a petting zoo and pony rides, salsa dancing lessons and a dance-off and a tamale contest.
The Miss NWA Hispanic Heritage Beauty Pageant begins at 5 p.m. Music includes Papa Rap from 11 a.m. to noon, Los Reye De La Calle from 7:30-8:45 p.m., and Making Movies from 9:30-11 p.m.
For more information go to www.facebook.com/nwahhfestival.
Source: Staff Report
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