El Día de San Juan Salsa Festival

WE ARE BACK!!! The Western Region Puerto Rican Council proudly welcomes you back to celebrate our 42nd annual El “Día de San Juan” Salsa Festival. For one full day, our festival will showcase some of the best salsa music that the Greater Bay Area has to offer. What else do we have to offer you ask? Plenty of food and beverage vendors serving your favorites, such as, pasteles, empanadillas, beer and wine, sno-cones, burritos and much, much more! Our merchandise vendors will thrill you with their festival apparel and crafts.…

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23rd Annual National Cuatro Festival

Friday, November 5, 2021 @ 7pm Harris Theater 205 E. Randolph St. Chicago, IL Welcome to the 23rd Annual National Cuatro Festival! The Cuatro is regarded as the national instrument of Puerto Rico and is revered by the Puerto Rican community as an important part of our history. It is recognized and acknowledged as “our guitar” and holds important traditional and historical value. The Emmy Award-winning Annual National Cuatro Festival (NCF) is a unique music event that brings the best Cuatro musicians “Cuatristas” from Puerto Rico and the mainland to…

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Puerto Rican Cuban Festival 2021

PUERTO RICAN & CUBAN FESTIVAL 2021 PRESENTING SPONSORS: MICHELOB ULTRA | TELEMUNDO HOUSTON | ADVANTAGE BMW MIDTOWN Date and time Sat, October 23, 2021 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM MDT Add to calendar Location Midtown Park 2811 Travis Street Houston, TX 77006 Our mission is to disseminate the Puerto Rican, Cuban Dominican Cultures within the City of Houston and it’s surrounding communities. We want to enlighten and educate the audience through dance, art, music and food. Our event supports and promotes other ethnic organizations and their mission, by providing a…

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National Coquito Festival

National Coquito Festival 2021

A festive fusion of Coquito tastings made with rum. What better way to kick off the Holiday Season than by sipping on Puerto Rico’s favorite holiday drink while in good company, enjoying parranda live music and sampling good eats! NATIONAL COQUITO FESTIVAL DECEMBER 4, 2021 6PM – 10PM The National Coquito Festival is an annual holiday fundraiser for PRAA. This event will be held, pending CDC in-person gathering guidelines. Location Puerto Rican Arts Alliance 3000 N. Elbridge Chicago, IL 60618 The Coquito has a rich tradition in Puerto Rico and is an important part…

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Comite Noviembre

comite noviembre

SAVE THE DATES  35th Anniversary Puerto Rican Heritage Month Kick-Off Event Thursday, October 28, 2021  25th Anniversary Benefit Dinner Celebrating 35 years of Puerto Rican Culture & History Friday, November 19, 2021 The Water Club – New York City CN’s 15th Annual National Puerto Rican Artisans Fair & Book Expo Saturday, November 20, 2021 Hybrid Event Virtual & In-person  25th Annual CN Day of Community Service & Social Responsibility Sunday, November 21, 2021 Various locations throughout NYC & Westchester  All guests, individuals working, volunteering and attending COMITÉ NOVIEMBRE events must be fully vaccinated FOR…

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New York League of Puerto Rican Women 13th Annual Scholarship Gala

NYLPRW Scholarship Gala

Eunice Santiago, President New York League of Puerto Rican Women, Inc. www.nylprw.org 13th ANNIVERSARY SCHOLARSHIP GALA THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 2021 MARINA DEL REY IN THE BRONX Sincerely,  Eunice Santiago, President For More Information or for a Scholarship Application Please Visit their Website Download Membership Application at our website:  _www.nylprw.org_ (http://www.nylprw.org/) NEW YORK LEAGUE OF PUERTO RICAN WOMEN,  INC. P. O. Box 60337 Brooklyn, NY 11206-0337 https://www.facebook.com/nylprwinc

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5to Festival del Batey

This past Saturday, July 13th the “Asociación de Artesanos y Artistas Plásticos Puertorriqueños de la Florida”, had their 5th “Festival del Batey” to celebrate the Day of the Artisan. The event was a celebration of Puerto Rican culture through great music, food, festive décor, arts and fine art crafts. Each artisan and painter displayed their artwork which ranged from art, jewelry, sculpture musical instruments, masks and canvas paintings. The artists use wood, clay, seaglass, leather, ceramics, clay, feathers, thread, sand and paper to create their handmade artwork which honors the…

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Jurakán: Nación en Resistencia Nation in Resistence

“Jurakán” documents the historical struggle of Puerto Rico, narrated by 41 Boricuas from different perspectives and professions. Who is Puerto Rico? How did we get to this crisis? “Jurakán” has been called: “A love letter to Puerto Rico” “A powerful documentary” “It helped me to understand myself as a puertorriqueña” “The facts reach deep into your heart.” Watch the Trailer on You Tube Visit their website for more information https://www.jurakanpr.com Follow them on Facebook Connect on Instagram See What’s New via Twitter “Jurakán” has been on tour around Puerto Rico and…

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