In partnership with:
Prince's Island Park
Friday, August 23, 2013 - 18:00
Sunday, August 25, 2013 - 00:00
Day pass, $30; weekend, $45; seniors and children under 12, free
Art Shows, Shopping & Style, Dance, Family Events, Festivals, Music, Theatre, Other, Calgary Culture
The largest Latin Arts Cultural Festival in Western Canada. A three day festival celebrating music, dance, culinary delights and artisans representing 22 Latin nations in Calgary. Expo Latino features guest international artists who collaborate with local artists in the various traditional genres of Latin music and dance.
Audience participation is a focus through workshops, jam sessions and high energy performances. A large dance floor provides the audience with the opportunity to interact with the performers and dance to their hearts desire. Food vendors and artisans offering authentic South and Central American cuisine, art and products fill the island.
In keeping with the Hispanic Arts Society mission, the festival promotes cultural exchanges among local Artists who perform Latin music and dance. The festival advances and promotes Latin culture for the benefit of the community and brings to the public’s attention the unique characteristics of Latin Arts.