Since 1979 La Feria del Barrio celebrates Latino culture and the economic and educational aspirations of our community with:
- Live Latin music and dancing
- Latin food
- Specialty items
- Local crafts
The FERIA expandsopportunities for artists, promotescivic engagement, attractsnew audiences and buildsnew relationships with other arts and community organizationsthat create an environment for improved cultural exchange, and economic and commercial activity. Feria del Barrio happens in the heart of Latino Philadelphia, at El Centro de Oro Business and Arts District, and extends south to Huntingdon Street to encompass Taller’s El Corazon Cultural Center. As such, its economic benefits impact this corridor and community directly. The partners, APM, Congreso, HACE, Raíces and Taller, have also made a commitment to keepFeriaas a family oriented event, with activities appropriate for children and entertainment that is appropriate for all ages.