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New Orleans celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

There are plenty of ways to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in the New Orleans area! Here are just some things you can check out this month.

NEW ORLEANS — Hispanic Heritage Month starts September 15th and runs through October 15th.

Tens of thousands of people in the New Orleans area have roots in Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. About 25 percent of Jefferson Parish identifies as Hispanic or Latino.

So there are plenty of ways to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in the New Orleans area! Here are just some things you can check out this month.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16:

Felipe’s Taqueria “Fiesta Fiest” - Mexican Independence Day Celebration

https://www.felipestaqueria.com/

New Orleans Museum of Art & Ecos Latinos – Night of music and art. https://noma.org/event/hispanic-heritage-celebration-with-ecos-latinos/

New Orleans Jazz Museum – Weekly Hispanic Heritage Concert Series https://nolajazzmuseum.org/events/2022/9/30/-the-new-orleans-jazz-museum-and-nolaxnola-present-the-hispanic-heritage-month-musical-celebration-at-the-new-orleans-jazz-museum-featuring-oscar-rossignoli

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17:

New Orleans French Market – Inagural Hispanic Heritage Month celebration https://www.frenchmarket.org/event/hispanic-heritage-month-celebration

Barnes and Noble Metairie – Bilingual Storytime https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/event/9780062151862-0

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1:

New Orleans Hispanic Heritage Foundation – Chalk art contest in City Park  https://www.facebook.com/events/609053510864691/?ref=newsfeed

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8TH & SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9TH:

Que Pasa Fest – Traditional food, music, and soccer in Lafreniere Park https://quepasafest.org

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12TH:

Hispanic Apostolate – Hispanic Heritage Month Outdoor Mass https://nolacatholic.org/events/hispanic-heritage-month-celebration

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15:

Faubourg Brewing – Celebracion Hispana https://faubourgbrewery.com/come-see-us/celebraci%C3%B3n-hispana

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