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La Fiesta

IMG_2359 Originally uploaded by clarisel . Fiesta Folklórica Puertorriqueña welcomes Frankie Morales La Fiesta Folklórica Puertorriqueña, an institution dedicated to preserving the musical traditions and cultural identity of a community that has been a part of the colorful New York mosaic for many decades, celebrates its 44th anniversary at Remsey Field, in Central Park on Sunday, August 24th. Every year, "Fiesta" presents talented Puerto Rican artists in an open-air concert, free to the public. Today it continues to share its proud, thriving culture, with all its fellow citizens of Hispanic and non-Hispanic backgrounds. This year’s “Fiesta” is dedicated to and will honor Mr. Jimmy Horacio, and Mr. Rafael Morales, for their considerable contributions to the Puerto Rican and Latino community. This year’s program will begin with a religious opening ceremony, typical to Catholic Sunday Masses held all over Puerto Rico, followed by the popular Spanish language telev