Iowa Latino Heritage Festival 2021

  • 1330 Grand Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Presented By: Des Moines Arts Festival
  • Dates: September 25, 2021 - September 26, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Western Gateway Park
  • Phone: 515-279-0715 or 515-577-2433
  • Start/End Time: 10:00 AM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview
    We can't wait to see you this year! Save the Date to Celebrate Latino Heritage with us under the sounds of Major artists, along with several cultural performances highlighting Latin’s folklore, food, and traditions. This is an annual event and will take placeSept. 28 and 29 at downtown's Western Gateway Park. 

    Iowa’s Latino Heritage Festival started in 2002 as a way to celebrate the contributions from the 20 Latin countries that are represented in Iowa. The festival has become more important as our Latino population has grown. There are about 174,000 Latinos living in Iowa, which makes us the state’s largest race/ethnic minority. The population has grown more than 110 percent since 2000.

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