Denton County offices will be closed on Monday, January 21st in observance of MLK Day

Denton County Hispanic Heritage Month Festival

Saturday, October 01, 2016 (3:00 PM - 8:00 PM)

Denton County Hispanic Heritage Month Festival


Saturday October 1st 10 AM to 3 PM on the Courthouse-on-the-Square

In partnership with the Tri-County Hispanic Chambers of Commerce, the Denton County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and LULAC Council 4366, the Denton County Office of History & Culture and the Denton County Health Department will host a day of fun filled activities on Saturday, October 1st, from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm, at the Courthouse-on-the-Square featuring:

Vendor booths representing Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, El Salvador, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, Spain, Venezuela, Tejanos, Muzquiz, and Denton LULAC Council 4366.

The booths are to educate and inform visitors about our diverse Hispanic/Latino Cultures in Denton County. Each booth will offer individual food items and/or products for a nominal donation.

A Passport will allow children to receive a stamp from that vendor once they learn a bit about that country/culture. Hispanic/Latino Music and Dance will be presented throughout the day.

Other vendor sections include Family Health Care Education, Children’s Arts and Crafts, Education, Small Business, Legal Services and Social Services.

The Denton Department of Health will offer diabetes health talks throughout the day inside the courthouse and will provide free flu shots.