Celebrating Latino Culture at the Washington State Spring Fair
Latino cultural entertainment Friday - Sunday
Puyallup, WA –March 30, 2016– The Washington State Spring Fair loves all things family and tradition, and this year a highlight is Latino entertainment. Grab your tickets and enjoy FREE Latino cultural shows at the Washington State Spring Fair, April 14-17, 2016 in Puyallup.
The Fiesta de Don Andres, dancing horses and charros, traditional Mexican horseman, will amaze every member of the family with their graceful movements and colorful clothing. The dancing horse performances celebrate the rich history and culture of Mexican rodeos. The Fiesta de Don Andres also highlights Mexican food, music, mariachi, Escaramusas and MC Adriana Perezchica with entertainment for the entire family to enjoy. The FREE shows will take place at the Purple Gate near 1:00, 2:30, 4:00 and 5:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Each show lasts 45 minutes.
Entertainment on Stage:
The Latino celebrations don’t stop there. On Sunday, April 17th will highlight Latino entertainment, music and dancing on the Showplace Stage. All the performances are FREE of charge once you have entered the gates, and full of culture. Folklore Mexicano Tonantzin, a traditional Latino dancing group, sways to the music while wearing impressive Mexican costumes. Their performance is from 4:45-5:30 p.m. on the Showplace Stage. The singers, Explosion Musical de Mexico, will take the stage at 6 p.m. to perform banda, a traditional Latino music style known for its brass-bass sound. The Potencia de Mexico band will perform from 7-8 p.m.
The 2016 Washington State Spring Fair first started in 1990. Today it draws nearly 150,000 guests during its four-day run. Animals, the NW Jr. Livestock Show, free entertainment, kids’ activities, Motorsport Mayhem and much more attract large crowds to this celebration of spring each April. For more info about the Spring Fair, April 14-17, 2016, or the Sept. 2-25, 2016 Washington State Fair (closed Tuesdays), visit www.thefair.com.
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