Carnaval Latino (New Orleans Official Guide)
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16 years ago, Carnaval Latino started as a way to celebrate Hispanic culture in New Orleans through music, food and art. Today, it has grown to include a parade, feature musicians from all over the world and draw in visitors from outside New Orleans. As a part of Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 to October 15, the festival celebrates all aspects of Hispanic culture – from the food to the music and everything in between.
Held in the French Quarter, Carnaval Latino will bring its rich heritage to the heart of New Orleans. The festival is presented by the Hispanic-American Musicians and Artists Cultural Association, and it is FREE. Families are encouraged to attend!
In New Orleans, it’s always time for a parade no matter what time of year. 2015 marks the third year of the Parade of the Americas, or “Desfile De Las Americas” at Carnaval Latino…
See the complete article at New Orleans Official Guide.