Program of Events

  12:30-­12:35 Welcome–‐Feria begins Bienvenida 12:35-­12:50 Taller’s Children and Youth Dance Ensemble 12:50-­1:00 Motivos participation 1:00—1:20 Abigail 1:20-1:25 Carmen and Mary Taller and Raíces- PECO 1:25-2:05 Los Bomberos de la Calle 2:05-­2:30 Raising of Puerto Rican Flag-State Representative Angel Cruz. 2:35-­3:15 Grupo Karis 3:15-3:30 HACE and Congreso,  Xfinity-Telemundo, Award Presentation to Johnny and Aida Cruz… Read More Program of Events

Special Honorees

Johnny & Aida Cruz Juan (Johnny) Cruz Jr. was born August 11, 1951 in Barranquitas, Puerto Rico. His love of music started at the young age of 6, when playing in the countryside, he became aware of the surrounding sounds, the birds and rooster singing during the day and the coqui singing at night. He would try… Read More Special Honorees

Yo Soy Oro

As part of this year’s 30thannualFeria del Barrio, the creative team of AMerican MEdia Output will introduce a re-branding campaign for the N. 5th Street commercial district, El Centro de Oro, leading with the slogan Yo Soy Oro (I Am Gold). The Yo Soy Oro campaign will appear in advertisements on big belly trash receptacles along the El Centro de Oro,  online and  in… Read More Yo Soy Oro

Video from 2012 Feria

In 2011, last time FERIA was held, it attracted over twelve thousand people, bringing together national and Philadelphia-based Latino musicians and dancers for six (6) hours of live entertainment presented on its main stage. Free to the public, FERIA also provides art demonstrations, information booths, craft sales, artists and artisans, children’s games, and performances by… Read More Video from 2012 Feria