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The Annual Festival de Santiago Apostol en El Barrio
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The Annual Festival de Santiago Apostol en El Barrio

Join us in an all day celebration of El Barrio’s Afro Boricua Traditions Multi-colored slurpies scraped from a block of ice, fried patties of platanos (banana) stuffed with stewed chicken and veggies, while an ice cold virgin piña colada or coconut drink cools off the many visitors that each year attend the Annual Festival Santiago Apostol, De Loiza a El Barrio, in New York’s East Harlem.

7/26/2013
When: 7/26/2013
4:00 PM
Where: 105th Street, between Lexington and Park Avenues
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The Annual Festival de Santiago Apostol en El Barrio
Join us in an all day celebration of El Barrio’s Afro Boricua Traditions
Multi-colored slurpies scraped from a block of ice, fried patties of platanos (banana) stuffed with stewed chicken and veggies, while an ice cold virgin piña colada or coconut drink cools off the many visitors that each year attend the Annual Festival Santiago Apostol, De Loiza a El Barrio, in New York’s East Harlem.

This year’s 30th anniversary brings a diverse community together in celebration of a centuries’ old tradition steeped in African roots mixed with Spanish culture and Caribbean flavor. 

WHEN: July 26, 27 and 28, 2013Friday, 4pm-8pm; Saturday, 10am-8pm; Sunday 10am-8pm

LOCATION: 105th Street, between Lexington and Park Avenues

ADMISSION: FREE All Day Music Performances by*
Alma Moyo
Retumba
Legacy Women
Orgullo Taino
Ilu Aye
Ralphy Sabater, Jr. Y Su Orquesta
Orlando Marin, The Last Mambo King
Swing y Sabor
Willie Alvarez, El Trombonista Del Barrio
Johnny Olivo y Herencia de Plena
*Line up in development. For information contact Iris – 917-215-7896, Nellie – 917-686-8402 or Leslie -646-708-6767 | Follow the Festival on Facebook @ www.facebook.com/FestSantiagoApostolElBarrio