Celebrate Charleston’s vibrant Latin and Caribbean cultures at the Latin American Festival on Sunday, October 9th at Wannamaker County Park. Charleston County Parks invites you to immerse yourself in authentic music, art, food and activities, all inspired by cultures and traditions from Latin America and the Caribbean.
This year’s festival will be held from noon to 5 pm. The annual event includes merengue, reggaeton, bachata and salsa music; folkloric artwork and crafts; and authentic Latin American and Caribbean staples – from empanadas to arroz con pollo.
This year’s live music lineup will feature Karlos Rosé, the youngest bachata artist to log three number one hits on the Billboard Tropical chart. The full performance schedule is as follows:
- 12 – 12:30 pm: DJ Luigi
- 12:30 – 1:20 pm: Eddy Kbrera
- 1:25 – 1:50 pm: Buen Aché Dance Company
- 1:55 – 2:55 pm: Furia Tropikal
- 3 – 3:30 pm: DJ Luigi (salsa contest)
- 3:45 – 5 pm: Karlos Rosé
Event admission to the Latin American Festival is $10. Students and members of the military receive a discounted rate of $5 with a valid ID. Gold Pass holders and children ages 12 and under are free. No outside food, alcohol or coolers permitted. No pets allowed.
For more information, including an entertainment lineup, visit CharlestonCountyParks.com or call 843-795-4386.
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