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    Colorado Latino Festival Week 2018

    June 18-24, 2018

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    The Colorado Latino Festival is a family-friendly festival that brings together the diverse and myriad cultures of Latin America and the Caribbean for a week of special attractions, musical acts, cultural offerings and some of the most delicious Latin American cuisine found in Colorado.

    Boulder is thrilled to host the festival for the first time! The Latino Festival celebrates the richness and diverse culture and contributions of Latin American and Caribbean people who live in Colorado and provides a space for a wide array of artistic and cultural performances, gastronomy, resources, education and much more. Plan all your #latinxfest activities at the Colorado Latino Festival website or check out the schedule below.

    What to Expect

    The event spans seven days of music, eating, dancing, playing and learning in Boulder's Central Park, right in the heart of downtown and on the banks of Boulder Creek.

    June 18, 2018 – Opening celebration

    The opening reception happens at Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA), with drinks, hors d'oeuvres and art by renowned Colorado Latin American artists.

    June 19, 2018 – Lunch with Zayo

    Come and learn more about this community-oriented partner, which specializes in providing high speed Internet to the world's leading companies and the career opportunities they have to offer you.

    June 20, 2018 – Bands on the Bricks

    Latino Festival bands will play on stage on the historic Pearl Street, thanks to a partnership with Downtown Boulder. The opening act will be Barrio E'nsemble and the headliner is Jyemo Club. 6-9pm.

    June 21, 2018 – Screening and Panel: "Dolores"

    Watch a screening and panel discussion of the film "Dolores" at the Boulder Public Library. 5pm

    June 22, 2018

    Afternoon Nature Hike

    In collaboration with Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks, join us for an afternoon walk/hike along Boulder Creek from downtown and ending in beautiful Settler's Park. 5:30pm.

    St Julien Happy Hour

    Enjoy a happy hour and a great dancing concert at the beautiful St. Julien Hotel featuring dancing with Los Chicos Malos.

    June 23, 2018 –  Morning Nature Hike

    In collaboration with City of Boulder Open Space & Mountain Parks, attendees can hike the stunning Chautauqua Park trail. 10:30am.

    June 24, 2018 – Colorado Latino Festival — Main Event! 

    The third annual and wildly popular festival will be held in Boulder's Civic Area, Central Park, between Canyon Blvd. and Arapahoe Ave. and between Broadway Ave. and 14th St. 11am–7pm. 

    For schedule updates and more information, visit the Colorado Latino Festival website.

    Help Spread the Word

    Boulder businesses, if you would like to download and print a Colorado Latino Festival flyer to hang at your establishment, you'll find PDFs below. Let's welcome this amazing festival for its first year in Boulder and help spread the word!
    Download the flyer in English
    Download the flyer in Spanish

    Top photo: Flickr Creative Commons ©Brandon