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Latin Festival in Newark 2022

There is a festival happening in Newark, New Jersey.

  • As of September 10, 2022, these are the details that have been released about this event.

Community Day: Fiesta Latina

Kick off National Hispanic Heritage Month at our festive outdoor celebration!

Don’t forget to bring your own blanket and pillows to enjoy a picnic in the garden.

Enjoy free general admission to the Museum all day during Community Day!

When is this festival?

September 17, 2022 @ 12:00 pm 5:00 pm

When is the raindate?

In case of rain, the event will move inside the Museum.

Is this a one day only festival? Does this event repeat?

This event does not repeat.

Is the event indoors or outdoors?


Is registration required?


What is there to do at this festival in Newark?

The Latin Festival will have the following activities:

  • Live music
  • Dancing
  • Local vendors
  • Food trucks
  • Games
  • Photo booth

Entertainment Schedule

Here’s a look at the live entertainment for the Latin Festival:

  • Performers –
    • 12-12:30pm DJ Fauzi mixing the best Latin hits
    • 12-1pm Mariachi Sol Mixteco
    • 1-1:30pm Guitarist Justin Garcia (melodic, moody, jazzy folk Latin)
    • 1:30-1:45pm DJ Fauzi
    • 1:45-2:30pm TreZure (blended repertoire from Cuba , Peru, Puerto Rico, and Brazil)
    • 2:30-3pm Balcón Andino de Chunchi (Ecuadorian folk dance)
    • 3:00-4pm: Rhythm of the Hearts band (salsa, merengue, guaguancó, montuno, oriza, calypso)
    • 4:00-5pm: DJ Fauzi
  • Activities –
    • 12-5pm Domino games
    • 1-4pm Photo booth with artist Luisa Pinzon Moreno
    • 12-4pm Drum lesson with Jose Luis Abreu
    • 12-5pm Taino petroglyphs activity with Gabriel Pacheco
    • 12-5pm: Salsa making with chef Leticia Moreinos Schwartz
    • 12-5pm Drum & Piñata-making activity
  • Planetarium Shows (Location: Main Building, First Floor)
    • Tales of the Maya Skies (recommended for families with kids ages 12+)
    • Immerse yourself in the wonders of Maya science, cosmology and myth. Duration: 36 minutes.
      • English narration: 12:30 pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm
      • Spanish narration: 1:15pm, 2;45pm, 4:15pm

What is the admission price?


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Jersey Family Fun is not directly involved with this event and therefore can not answer specific questions about it. Please contact the listed organizer with any questions regarding this event.

Where is this festival happening?

This festival is happening at

49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102 United States
(973) 596-6550
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To learn more about this festival visit the website below


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