Latino Fest!


September 11, 2021*
Sahalee Park ~ 11am - 5pm

*tentative based on state mandates / protocols

Debido al aumento continuo de casos de COVID-19 en el Centro de Oregon y con el compromiso de cuidar de los miembros de nuestra comunidad, voluntarios y equipo de trabajo, nuestro evento cultural ha sido cancelado. ¡Use mascarilla, mantenga el distanciamiento social, manténgase saludable!
Due to the continued increase in COVID-19 cases in Central Oregon and with a commitment to take care of our community members, volunteers and staff, our cultural event has been canceled. Wear a mask, keep social distancing, stay healthy!

Central Oregon’s most important Latin American heritage celebration!

Latino Fest flier 2021

Things to look forward to at Latino Fest 2021!


(subject to last minute changes)

11:00 am: WELCOME ~ BIENVENIDO - Zavier D. Borja Programs Coordinator, Central Oregon Brad Porterfield Executive Director LCA

11:00 am: Cultures participants - recognition

11:15 am: Unique Performing Arts, gymnastic group

12:00 pm: Sponsors recognition #1

12:05 pm: Passport Challenge RAFFLE #1

12:15 pm: Guest Speaker- Josefina Riggs

12:30 pm: Madras High School Music Band

1:30 pm: Grupo de Danza Mexico Lindo

1:45 pm: Zumba performance, El Farolito

2:00 pm: Sponsors recognition #2

2:00 pm: Passport Challenge RAFFLE #2

2:00 pm: Super de Durango y el Rorro

4:00 pm: Sponsors recognition #3

4:00 pm: Final Passport Challenge RAFFLE #3

4:00 pm: Cheer Stars Extreme Team

4:15 pm: Dance Contest

5:00 pm: Closure

Cultural Booths

Visit with representatives of different cultures from Latin America and learn what makes them unique.

  • Guatemala
  • Perú
  • México
  • Bolivia
  • Chile
  • Nicaragua
  • Colombia
  • El Salvador

Product and Service Vendors

Talk with local business owners and peruse the wonderful products and services they have to offer.

Street Fair Vendors

A great opportunity to view and buy some unique products and handicrafts from local vendors looking to promote their home-based businesses.

Great Food

Taste delicious food and beverages such as pupusas, tamales, tacos and real fruit smoothies.

Passport Challenge Game

Kids and Families – pick up a passport at The Latino Community Association’s booth. Get passport stamps from a least seven participant organizations and cultural booths and bring your completed passport back to the Latino Community Association booth to enter our PRIZE RAFFLE!

Vaccine Clinic & COVID testing

Moderna, Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Jefferson County facilitating the vaccination clinic. Get the jab and protect your community. U of Oregon will be offering testing during the day, check our website for testing times.


Information Booth

The Latino Community Association will answer your questions and help you enjoy the Festival. Learn about the services we provide and get involved while you are here.

Food Box Distribution

Free food boxes – contains a variety of culturally appropriate, healthy food for your family. Provided by Oregon Health Authority. Stop by and claim yours.






In-Kind Sponsors

Mazatlan Mexican Restaurant-Madras, Madras Garden Depot, The Piñata Lady, Earth2O, Nicole Gee- Photography, Go Calles, KPOV 88.9 FM Radio, Ideas2U, Soco's Sewing Designs, Noah’s Signs, Madras Sanitary Service, Carmen Bustamante, Laura Saavedra Alicia Cardena, Teresa Garcia, Maria Ortiz. Colima Market, Rosalgela Almenarez & Ester Guzman


Sponsorship Opportunities

For sponsorship info - please reach out to Cynthia to discuss options and ideas ~ 541.815.2401

We would LOVE to have you join our team of donors!

2020 Latino Fest ~ Virtual