17th Annual Hispanic Festival
September 28th, 2013
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Fulwood Park  -  Tifton, GA
 


 Press Release

Important Food Permit Memo

 

Purpose of La Fiesta del Pueblo:

  • - To strengthen the network of Hispanic area residents
  • - To promote cultural awareness among residents of South Georgia
  • - To provide opportunities for Hispanics to gain visibility in the community
  • - To promote a sense of pride and unity among Hispanics
  • - To share information on health, education, community activities,youth organizations and social services

 

History of La Fiesta del Pueblo:

  • 1993 — Hispanic Teens Photography Project
  • 1994 — Bilingual / Bi-cultural Girl Scout Troops
  • 1995 — Folkloric dance presentations by Girl Scouts
  • 1996 — First Fiesta del Pueblo in Omega
  • 1999 — La Fiesta moves to Downtown Tifton
  • 2003 — La Fiesta moves to Fulwood Park 

 

Highlights

  • - No admission fee
  • - Non-stop entertainment throughout the day
  • - Food vendors
  • - Educational and health booths
  • - Free children's activities
  • - Scholarship pageant the prior weekend
  • - Street dance in the evening

 

Volunteers
The following groups will be providing volunteers to help during the Fiesta: 

 

 

2013 Support and Sponsors:
 

Thanks to our Sponsors and to our Supporter for helping us with the La Fiesta Del Pueblo Festival, and to continue with the sucess of the past 16 years.

Gold Level: Tift Regional Medical Center, Tifton-Tift Co. Tourism Association

Silver Level:

Bronze Level: Quality Produce, South Georgia Bank, Olive Garden, Northside Baptist Church

Supporters: First Community Bank, Tift Co. Sheriff's Department, Publix, City of Tifton, Tifton Police Department, Northside Baptist Church

The festival has been acknowledged by national, regional, state, and city leaders. Businesses, organizations and individuals interested in sponsoring can view our sponsor letter and form below. Contact J. Eduardo Olalde at (229) 326-8745 or via email at je.olalde@yahoo.com.             

                                 Sponsor Packet
                                   
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