Puerto Rican Cultural Center

Puerto Rican Cultural Center presents…
Gran Encuentro Ancestral – Garifuna & Loiza Cultural Exchange
October 10, 2021, 2-5pm CST (LIVE)
See Ticket info below.
A lively Afro-Arawak exchange of ancestral music, dance, and tambores featuring:
* Los Hermanos Ayala
* Garifuna Grupo Walagante
* Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance
We are excited to share this experience as we build kinship! Loiza’s culture is influenced by West African and Indigenous Arawak traditions, and those connections are being explored through a musical exchange with the Garifuna who are themselves an Afro-Arawak people!
– Due to COVID, tickets will be sold at the event.
– Masks covering mouth and nose are required to attend.
Ticket Prices:
Adults (18+) = $20
Youth (6 & over) = $5
Children (under 6) = FREE
Invite your friends!
Facebook Invite: https://fb.me/e/12KuKFg5O
Our Encuentro Ancestral & season of outreach is made possible through grant funding and Cares Act/ARP support by the National Endowment for the Arts, Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Texas Commission on the Arts, the National Association of Latino Arts and Culture, and the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.
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