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FERIA DEL BARRIO TO HONOR FIRST RESPONDERS ON 9/11

Lea en Español Feria del Barrio (Feria), the annual outdoor festival that brings thousands to Philadelphia’s famed Centro de Oro (Golden Center), will divert from its tradition of awarding a Latino arts, education or business leader so that it may recognize the Philadelphia Police Department and Philadelphia Fire Department. This […]

Pablo Batista will perform in Feria 2016

Performing this year as Feria’s main act is the acclaimed and award winning percussionist Pablo Batista.  Mr. Batista is the recipient of the distinguished Pew Fellowship Award in Folk Art. He also toured and recorded with the late Grover Washington, Jr., from 1985 until Grover’s passing in 1999.  His music is a […]