Amigos Internacional

Local - November 8
5:00 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Wilmington's Festival Latino A Growing Force Within its Community

Aztec dancers graced last year's Festival Latino.

This weekend, Ogden Park will become a bastion of music, food and dance celebrating the traditions of Colombia, Brazil, Venezuela and many more Latino countries. Festival Latino has been a November tradition in Wilmington for fifteen years, ever since one day when a few Latino families gathered in the park for a picnic. The event has since evolved into a two-day festival that’s projected to draw 20,000 visitors. This growth parallels the expansion of the organization behind the festival, Amigos Internacional.

Read more