Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Celebración Latina festival honors Hispanic heritage

October 9th, 2018

The Audubon Zoo came to life during the 2018 Celebración Latina festival presented by Pan-American Life Insurance Group on Sunday, October 7. The sunshine and rain did not stop everyone from joining in the celebration! The festival offered a true taste of the Latin American culture with children‘€™s activities and authentic Latin cuisine prepared and sold by local restaurants. Guests had the chance to visit with Community Partners to receive free wellness and social service information. Live music featured selection from Los Poboycitos, OTRA, Ritameaux Krewe, La Tran-K, Treces Del Sur, and DJ Sosa.

View photos from the celebrations here.

General Latin America + People
Richard Oberhelman
Professor and Chair - Global Community Health & Behavioral Sciences