WACO, Texas (FOX 44) – Hispanic Heritage Month is here and many activities are planned for the Waco community!
The Grassroots Community Development organization has taken the time to share some of the activities that will be taking place throughout the next month.
The Fiestas Patrias event will take place on Sunday, September 18 at 4 p.m. at the Extraco Event Center, located at 4601 Bosque Boulevard.
The Waco Civic Theater hosts a Roots of the World concert with Costa Rican pianist Estéban Alvarez. The concert will take place on October 14 and 15 with a cocktail from 7:00 p.m. and the concert at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are available here.
The Dia De La Raza event will take place on Sunday, September 25 at 5 p.m. at St. Francis Catholic Church, located at 612 N 3rd Street.
The Fiesta Day event will take place on Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Family of Faith Worship Center, located at 4112 Memorial Drive.
Charro Day will take place on Sunday, October 2 at 1 p.m. at the Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart, located at 2621 Bagby Avenue.
The Hispanic Heritage Celebration will be held Thursday, October 6 from 5-7 p.m. at Kendrick Elementary School, located at 1801 Kendrick Lane.
The Hispanic Heritage Month Parade will take place October 9 at 1 p.m. along Austin Avenue.
Hispanic Day at the Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo will take place October 9th and 16th. The Fair & Rodeo will take place at the Extraco Events Center.
The Dia De Los Muertos parade and festival will begin Saturday, October 29 at 4 p.m. It will be in downtown Waco.