Artists like Charlie Aponte, John Del Piano & El Combo from Chicago, Christian Nieves & Herencia Musical from Puerto Rico, Cincinnati-based band Daglio and the Dayton Salsa Project will be performing at the festival.
Guests will also enjoy traditional dance demonstrations from Mexico, Panama and Puerto Rico and interactive salsa lessons and Zumba classes. From 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., the Cultural Demonstration Booth will be providing up-close demonstrations of Hispanic art, cooking and music.
Make sure you come hungry, as the festival offers guests a chance to indulge in food from Bolivia, Argentina, Peru, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Mexico and more.
HOW TO GO
What: Hispanic Heritage Festival
Where: RiverScape MetroPark, 111 E. Monument Ave., downtown Dayton
When: Saturday, Sept. 18 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
More info: pacodayton.org/hispanic-heritage-festival.html