Thursday, August 14, 2014

7th Annual Latin Jazz Festival

The City’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities will host the 7th annual Latin Jazz and Salsa Festival, presented as part of the 58th annual Festival of Arts at Dogwood Dell on Saturday, August 16 from 3 to 8 p.m. 
Featured performers will include 2013 Grammy Award winner Marlow Rosado, Ismael Rivera, Jr., Herbie Martinez and Orchestra, Julissa Cruz Latin Vintage Dance Troupe, AllAmerica Dance Group, and DJ Eddy Mayorga. Hosting this event will be Luis “Sweet Lou” Hidalgo. Also during the festival, the City of Richmond Office of Multicultural Affairs will be honored with an award to recognize their ten year anniversary.
The festival is free to attend with seating being on a first come, first serve basis. Pets, alcoholic beverages, or glass containers are not permitted. For more information, please call (804) 646-1031.