Events

Albany Latin Festival

August 23, 2014
Washington Park
11:00am-6:00pm


This full day family festival is a celebration of the contributions of Hispanics to the cultural arts mosaic of American life, and is guaranteed to energize and stimulate the senses. Expect the best in Latin music, food, crafters and children's amusements. FREE.

The Albany Latin Fest will be presented rain or shine.

For more information:

Official Albany Latin Festival Website: www.albanylatinfest.com

Volunteers Needed! Visit www.albanylatinfest.com to register online

ALFA is a non-profit organization whose mission is to present the rich musical contributions of the Hispanic culture in an effort to expand the appreciation for multi cultural diversity in the Capital District. As the premier Hispanic cultural festival event in the Capital District, the Albany LATINFEST event has had one of the largest attendance rates of any Hispanic festival in upstate New York. The Albany LATINFEST features local and international Hispanic artists, as well as food and craft vendors representative of the diverse Hispanic cultures from across the state.

Ground Rules:
No alcoholic beverages, glass containers of any kind, animals or pets (excluding ADA-defined service animals).  Any type of recording of the performance or presentation is prohibited without prior written consent.  All attendees should be prepared to present age identification at any time if they intend to consume alcohol.  Security personnel reserve the right to inspect any bag, container or package and confiscate any prohibited or illegal items.


Schedule

5 Dec 2014 11am-6pm
Packet pickup

Packet pickup

Packet pickup at Albany City Hall (24 Eagle Street) on Friday, December 5 from 11am-6pm.

 Albany City Hall, 24 Eagle Street

6 Dec 2014 5pm
Race Start

Race Start

Enter the Plaza at the Vietnam Memorial Entrance. There will be signs to direct you on the day of the race. This area will also be the location of our post-race party/awards ceremony. Race starts promptly at 5pm!

 Course Map     Enter the Plaza at the Vietnam Memorial Entrance

6 Dec 2014 2pm until 4:30pm
Day-of race packet pick-up

Day-of race packet pick-up

Day-of packet pick-up will be at the North Concourse of the Empire State Plaza on Sat, Dec. 6 from 2pm until 4:30pm. Enter the Plaza at the Vietnam Memorial Entrance. There will be signs to direct you on the day of the race. This area will also be the location of our post-race party/awards ceremony.

  Enter the Plaza at the Vietnam Memorial Entrance

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If you are interested in sponsoring any of our upcoming events, please contact Steve Haggerty, Manager of Corporate Development at shaggerty@albanyny.gov or call 518.434.5410.

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About Us

The City of Albany, NY Office of Special Events plans, produces and co-sponsors an array of fairs, festivals, and concerts promoting art, entertainment and cultural interest for all ages. These special events are 100% underwritten by generous local and national sponsors.

Contact

City of Albany Office of Special Events & Volunteer Services
Room 402 City Hall
Albany, Ny 12207
P: (518) 434.2032

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