2011 Central American Festival in The Bronx–An Example of Working Together To Triumph Over Adversity

 

2011 Central American Festival

Photos by Teofilo Colon Jr. (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Copyright 2011 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”)  All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — The 2011 Central American Festival in Crotona Park in the Bronx was part artistic showcase, part political rally and overall a cultural demonstration of the various interests that make up the Central American Community in New York City, with particular focus on the Honduran and Guatemalan Garifuna Communities in New York City.  Police estimated the gathered attendees of the 2011 Central American Festival at 3,000 and overall a beautiful, crisp, sunny day set the stage for a beautiful festival.   What wound up happening was not as beautiful as expected.

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Pre-July 4th Garifuna Boat Ride Party To Take Place on Saturday July 3rd 2010 in New York City

Garifuna Boat Ride Party - Saturday, July 3rd 2010

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Garinagu in New York City have an opportunity to participate in a very rare and special Party.

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Ninety-Year Old Garifuna Musician Marcelino "Don Marasa" Fernandez To Be Honored at Tribute Concert in New York City on Saturday, May 29 2010

Tribute To Marcelino "Don Marasa" Fernandez

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Garinagu in New York City this Memorial Day Weekend have an opportunity

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