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Arte Pa’ Mi Gente Arts Festival

Arte Pa’ Mi Gente Arts Festival

August 13 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recurring (see all)

An event every day that begins at 1:00 pm, repeating until August 13, 2022

The Clemente Center
107 Suffolk Street
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

FREE

Celebrate Latin American culture and identity at a festival bringing together top talent from different cultural groups for families to experience arts of all kinds. This year’s festival theme is “Archipelago of Culture,” highlighting the importance of island culture and Afro-Caribbean artistic traditions.

Enjoy outdoor performances, workshops, films, and concerts, designed for families and across age groups. Guests include a workshop led by Dr. Drum, director of BombaYo, a musical group that ignites the ancestral rhythms of Bomba, an African derived music and dance tradition developed in Puerto Rico, a Latin Cabaret featuring Mestizo, and workshop activations from The People’s Bus civic engagement initiative by artist Yazmany Arboleda as the newest destination point of La Plaza at The Clemente. Teatro SEA presents outdoor performances of its original puppet theater production Cesar Chavez and the Migrants.

Shop an arts fair with individual artists and local gallery sellers, food vendors and artesanía caribeña (Caribbean cultural arts & crafts).

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