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25th Anniversary Expo Latino Festival
Expo Latino Festival: 25th Anniversary celebration

Calgary – On August 21st of this year, The Hispanic Arts Society (HAS) celebrated the 25th anniversary of the Expo Latino Festival! HAS, the nonprofit organizer of the festival, decided to celebrate this event at a new venue: The B!G Art Drive-in (220 St. George’s Drive NE Calgary, AB, Telus Spark’s parking lot). The B!G

Calgary celebrated the 55 years of the Salsa genre.

Expo Latino and the International Salsa Festival celebrated the 55th anniversary of the Salsa Genre.  For three consecutive days, the City of Calgary hosted performances by key figures of the salsa genre.  Calgary, AB. (23 de august del 2019) — Last Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Prince’s Island Park once again became the stage that receives great local and international artistic figures.  Expo Latino

Calgary celebró los 55 años del género Salsa.

Expo Latino y el Festival Internacional de Salsa celebraron el 55 aniversario del género Salsa. Durante tres días consecutivos la Ciudad de Calgary albergó a grandes exponentes del género salsa. Oscar D’ León fue otro que se sumó a esta celebración para recibir el Reconocimiento del White Hat Recognition, símbolo de la hospitalidad de Calgary. Calgary, AB. (23 de agosto del 2019) —

For its 23rd edition, the Expo Latino Festival will unite with the International Salsa Festival to celebrate the 55th anniversary of the Salsa music genre

The Expo Latino Festival and Tourism Calgary will award the International Salsa star, Oscar D’ León, the 2019 WHITE HAT RECOGNITION. Others that will be given recognitions are producers Luis Francisco Mendoza and Henry Salazar Mouré, for their contribution to the Salsa Genre. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Calgary, AB, Canada – July 1, 2019) – From

Expo Latino Festival presenta su vigésimo tercera (XXIII) edición y este año se une al International Salsa Festival, para celebrar a lo grande los 55 años del género Salsa.

El Expo Latino Festival y Tourism Calgary otorgarán al Sonero del Mundo: Oscar D’ León, el WHITE HAT RECOGNITION 2019. Otros de los galardonados serán los productores: Luis Francisco Mendoza y Henry Salazar Mouré, por sus aportes al género Salsa. PARA DIFUSIÓN INMEDIATA (Calgary, AB, Canada – Julio 1, 2019) – Del 16 al 18

Thanks for your loyalty… See you next year!

Thank you for making the Festival possible! We would like to thank our “Festival Friends” that made the success of the Expo Latino possible! Your support of this festival and the artists was incredible.  A BIG THANKS TO OUR… CORPORATE SPONSORS: South Trail Hyundai​, Cochrane Nissan​, and Creekside Dental Care​. GOVERNMENT SPONSORS: Alberta Foundation for the