Celebración Latina at the Zoo's Capital One Stage and Field is set for Sunday, October 16, 2016 and will offer a true taste of the Latin American culture with live music, children’s activities and authentic Latin cuisine prepared and sold by local restaurants. Local artisans will sell hand made crafts, and local social service, health and education organizations will offer wellness, education and social service information. This year's event will be highlighted with a special tribute to the New Orleans Hispanic Heritage Foundation and a special demonstration by Capoeira New Orleans!
Celebración Latina is free with Zoo admission. No outside food or beverages please!
Capital One Performance Pavilion
2016 Entertainment Line-Up
Celebración Latina is presented by the Stone Center for Latin American Studies at Tulane University and sponsored in part by Pan-American Life Insurance Group, Jefferson Financial Credit Union, and Marathon Petroleum Company. The event's official media sponsor is WWNO 89.9 FM in New Orleans.
Audubon Nature Institute and the Stone Center for Latin American Studies join forces to host Celebración Latina. This event includes live music, authentic Latin American cuisine and children's activities. 5,000 free tickets are distributed to local schools, churches, community organizations and Hispanic community. Mid-October. 1 day event.
Sponsorship Levels: $10,000 - Presenting
$5,000 - Contributing
$2,500 - On-site
Audience: Hispanic Americans, age 20 - 55 with children, locals and day-trippers (50 - 100 mile radius)
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