Puerto Rican & Cuban Festival | Festival Puertorriqueño y Cubano 2013

The Annual Puerto Rican & Cuban Festival (PRC Fest) launches Carnaval Américas!

About the ANNUAL PUERTO RICAN & CUBAN FESTIVAL:

This is our 7th PRC Festival! Our mission is to disseminate the Puerto Rican & Cuban Cultures within the City of Houston and it’s surrounding communities. We want to enlighten and educate the audience through dance, art, music and food. Our event supports and promotes other ethnic organizations and their mission, by providing a venue for unification for our Spanish Caribbean citizens and the general market. Most importantly, the PRC Festival empowers our youth to become accomplished, self-directed, and collaborative citizen who boldly contribute to an increasingly complex and evolving world by engaging in leadership roles, relevant experiences and building positive relationships while embracing the uniqueness of each individual.

Our event is done annually to support the continuous efforts to disseminate the Puerto Rican and Cuban cultures within the city of Houston. We also want to teach our children about our roots, assisting them with their self-esteem, identity and letting them know that they have a strong support group. Additionally, we are educating the citizens of the City of Houston about who we are and asking them to embrace our cultures in a friendly and festive environment.

We receive strong support from many businesses and cultural organizations within the city of Houston, Puerto Rico and across the United States for which we are very grateful!

About CARNAVAL AMÉRICAS:
Moreover, Ferrer Productions decided to launch another event, Carnaval Américas, themed after Calle Ocho in Miami. Our event promises total inclusion of all of the Latin American countries represented in Houston. Additionally, Carnaval Américas will include music, food and culture from all over Latin America, bringing our community together to one event in one day. Calle Ocho, in Miami, attracts over 1.5 million visitors every year. Due to Houston’s continuous population growth, Carnaval Américas, with strong support from our presenting Sponsors and Media Partners, Univision Radio (Tu Musica 104.9, Recuerdo 106.5), TELEMUNDO Houston and KRBE 104.1 the number 1 Pop Radio Station in Houston, we invite everyone in Houston and its surrounding cities throughout the state of Texas, to join us and enjoy the rich Hispanic multicultural experience that features Latin American traditions in music, art, entertainment and culinary pleasures.
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