George Dennis’s Mambodelphia Dance Company incorporates the Mambo style into routines that keeps the Salsa On1 feeling while embracing the Salsa On2. Dennis had been dancing for more than 10 years and teaching for more than 7 years, and he brings his experience to the dance company. His company mixes fun, exciting routines that always… Read More Mambodelphia Dance Company at Feria 2015
AN ENGAGING, FUN AND EDUCATIONAL EVENT COMPRISED LAST YEAR’S 31st FERIA DEL BARRIO COMMUNITY FESTIVAL Feria 2015 thanks its sponsors for their generous support of the 31st Annual Neighborhood Festival Philadelphia, PA –September 3, 2015— The 31st Annual Feria del Barrio 2015 welcomes the community, and its many sponsors including Telemundo, Xfinity, Creative Philadelphia, PECO,… Read More AT THIS YEAR’S 31st FERIA DEL BARRIO COMMUNITY FESTIVAL
The Feria del Barrio committee is honored to have Telemundo 62’s Ramón Zayas and Carolina Cardona as hosts of the 2015 festival. Ramón Zayas trabaja como Presentador de Noticias para Noticiero Telemundo62, el cual se transmite de lunes a viernes a las 5:30 PM, 6 PM y 11 PM por Telemundo Philadelphia62 / WWSI, la estación local… Read More The Presenters from Telemundo 62
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In 1982, Guillermo “Bill” Salas, Jr. Co-founded the Hispanic Association of Contractors and Enterprises better known today as simply HACE. At the time a Community Development Corporation was viewed as a new tool for the revitalization of neighborhoods to improve the lives of low income people. HACE became a voice for greater social and economic… Read More The 2015 Feria Special Honoree: Bill Salas
With live music, kids corner, arts & crafts, great foods, prizes, and featuring salsa star, directly from Puerto Rico, Pirulo y La Tribu. With additional participation by La Banda Loca, Chiko Swagg and Mambodelphia. Música en vivo, actividades para los niños, kioskos de comida, información y la participación, directamente de Puerto Rico, Pirulo y La Tribu… Read More Pirulo y La Tribu the Main Act
Click on the photo collage or here to see the photos of this year’s Feria del Barrio. See more photos on Feria’s Facebook Fan page here.
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
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
Featuring salsa star Julio César Sanabria with Puerto Rican cuatro virtuoso Edwin Colón Zayas with Wanda Rivera and her Orchestra.