Upcoming Events in the Puerto Rican Community

Open Mic hosted by Solpreme

Open Mic hosted by Solpreme - a Nuyorican Poets Café offsite event at Loisaida Center Join the Nuyorican Poets Cafe for our off-site edition of the OPEN MIC hosted by Solpreme during our 3-year #Nuyoricanstruction of our building - at the nearby Loisaida Center in the Lower East Side ("Loisaida") in Manhattan, New York City! In-person & on-stage at the Loisaida Center, 710 East 9th Street (between Avenues C & D), Manhattan, NY 10009. Buy ticket(s) in advance or at the door - signup sheet to perform in the openmic is at the…

Cleveland Puerto Rican Parade and Cultural Festival

Celebrating Culture, Preserving History A parade celebration of Puerto Rican arts and culture has been observed by Cleveland's Puerto Ricans each summer since the late 60s. Its purpose has been to bring together the city's residents and to educate the community about the rich Puerto Rican culture. The Puerto Rican Parade of Greater Cleveland carries a strong history of cultural awareness, pride, and education, led by a resilient community who's love for their homeland, spirit of freedom, justice, and unity have never wavered.  After over 50 years, when the Parade's founders first celebrated their…

Annual East Harlem Book Fair

El Festival del Libro, a program of La Fortaleza Project, aims to market and promote Puerto Rican/Latino poets, writers, and authors. It seeks to bolster the Latino community via literature and education. The concept of La Fortaleza Book Fair originated with Alberto O. Cappas and was actualized by Max Rodriguez, the founder and executive director of the renowned Harlem Book Festival, which is held annually in Harlem. Filmmaker Felix Leo Campos, Jose Garza of business and economic development, and Educational Consultant Miguel Montes formed the committee that collaborated with Max…

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