Celebrando 2023 – Salsa & Heritage FestivalJCC Austin - Epstein Family Community Hall / Gloria & Harvey Evans Performance Center 7300 Hart Lane, Austin, TX, United States
Featuring TrabuRikan, the hottest Salsa band in Central Texas! Experience a rich fusion of Puerto Rican and Colombian mountain traditions brought to life in this one-time-only event!
Dancers and musicians of Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance will join in a live performance with Puerto Rican artists Ricky Villanueva (trovador), Irvin Santiago Diaz (cuatrista & trovador), Raul de la Paz (choreographer & dancer), and Karla Cortijo (dancer). From Central Texas & Colombia we welcome Kiko Villamizar (Columbian folklorist, musician, and songwriter) along with celebrated Colombian musicians "El Indio" Hernandez and Damien Bossio. Flamenco guitarist and Musical Director Isai Chacon will join the party to bring a flamenco flair to the Boricua and Colombian rhythms.
Finally, TrabuRikan will bring everyone back to their feet in a closing set of the hottest, Salsa, Merengue, Bachata and sabor!
Enjoy Comida Criolla (Puerto Rican food) and celebratory beverages available to purchase.
Don't forget to visit the handcraft artisans who will be offering their one-of-a-kind creations!