Upcoming Events: Hispanic Heritage Celebrations
The NEXT EVENT!
Saturday, Jan 6th, 2024 at the Hernando County YMCA for the 2nd Annual 3 Kings Day Festival / Festival de los 3 Reyes @ Hernando County YMCA: 1300 Mariner Blvd, Spring Hill, FL. 12noon-6pm. Free Family and Community event in Spring Hill, Florida!
Enjoy Hernando's Biggest Parranda!
Great Cultural Vendors - Salsa Dance Lessons and MORE!
FREE GIFTS FOR THE KIDS Plus a Domino Tournament!
Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair, the event will feature live dance and music performances and entertainment as well as a DJ/emcee. Johnnie Rivera; Vaya DJ and Chris Maloof of Maloof Entertainment! Be a part of the celebration at this free family and community event! Program also includes a nativity area, and a visit from the 3 kings! With the help of the community and partner organizations we hope to distribute toys to the first 400 kids as well as other gifts to families and guests. THE FIRST 400 KIDS will receive a free gift! We will have food, cultural, non-profits and community sponsors/vendors. We are also looking for community partners to help us with Toy Donations, please email me to help!
2023 Calendar of Events
Hispanic Heritage Celebrations!
HERNANDO COUNTY / SPRINGHILL, FL: 2nd Annual 3 Kings Day/Tres Reyes Festival: Saturday, Jan 6th, 2024 - @ the Hernando YMCA in Spring Hill, Florida; Hernando County. 1300 Mariner Blvd, Spring Hill, FL 34609. The 3 Kings will be present to give out Gifts to the first 500 kids! Join us for a day filled with family fun, gift-giving, LIVE cultural performances and so much more. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy this free festival filled with history and cultural. Please bring 2 gifts: 1 for a boy, and 1 for a girl. Ages 5-18 Your Choice. Kid Games; Domino Tables and more! Cultural food vendors with pastelles, coquito and other great cultural favorites. Business and non-profit vendors.
Jacksonville/St. Augustine, Florida: 3rd Annual Taste of Latino Festival: Featuring the Empanada Smackdown and the Taste of the Cuban Sandwich; Saturday, March, 30th, 2024. Enjoy LIVE music and cultural entertainment and the BEST Empanadas and Cuban Sandwiches in Jacksonville and St. Augustine, and who will go on to compete in the WORLD Championship in Tampa/Ybor City. Top Latino Lideres Awards Nomination Event!
CENTRAL FLORIDA: 9th Annual Ford Cuban Sandwich Festival of Central Florida; Sunday, May 5th, 2024; Noon to 6pm. Enjoy LIVE music and cultural entertainment and the BEST Cuban Sandwiches in Central Florida, and who will go on to compete in the WORLD Championship in Tampa/Ybor City. Watch as we make the Biggest Cuban Sandwich in the WORLD, with a goal of 335 ft., the sandwich is then donated to a homeless shelter to feed the homeless. The Sandwich will feed over 700 homeless people! Get YOUR VIP Tickets here! www.CubanSandwichFestival.com .....Get your VIP Tickets here!
2nd Annual Beauty For Ashes Women's Conference and Retreat. Oct, 2024. 3 Day Women's Conference, hosted by Jen Mallan of CTN. - Request Sponsorship Opportunities.
YBOR CITY/TAMPA: 13th Annual Intl. Ford Cuban Sandwich Festival; Sunday, May 26th, 2024, Noon - 6 pm @Historic Ybor City. BACK AT CENTENNIAL PARK in HISTORIC YBOR CITY!
WELCOME From Japan: Duck Dive Food Truck! Celebrate Memorial Day at the Cuban Sandwich Festival, Enjoy LIVE music and cultural entertainment and the BEST Cuban Sandwiches in the world; featuring contestants and chefs from all over the world competing for the grand PRIZE a GOLDEN TICKET to compete in the World Food Championships! We will be attempting to make a 350 Ft. Cuban Sandwich! www.iLOVECubanSandwiches.com Get YOUR VIP Tickets here!
SW FLORIDA/Ft. Myers, Florida: 3rd Annual Taste of Latino Festival: Featuring the Empanada Smackdown and the Taste of the Cuban Sandwich; Sunday, Oct 6th, 2024; Noon to 6pm @Centennial Park in Historic Ybor City. Enjoy LIVE music and cultural entertainment and the BEST Empanadas and Cuban Sandwiches in South West Florida, and who will go on to compete in the WORLD Championship in Tampa/Ybor City. Watch as we make attempt to make the Biggest Cuban Sandwich in the WORLD, with a goal of 360 ft., the sandwich is then donated to a homeless shelter to feed the homeless. The Sandwich will feed over 800 homeless people! Top Lideres Awards: South Florida and South West Florida.
YBOR CITY/TAMPA, FLORIDA: Hispanic Heritage Celebration: 6th Annual FORD Taste of Latino Festival; Sunday, Oct 20th, 2024: Food, Art & Music Festival FORD's Taste of Latino @Centennial Park in Historic Ybor City. 12pm - 6pm in Historic Ybor City. Free Family Festival. We are closing 3 city streets - 1 City Park and 1 State Park! Bring Your Lawn Chair & Enjoy! A beautiful day filled with LIVE Music and Dance performances! Closing Ceremony for 2024 Hispanic Heritage season, TOP Latino Chef Contest, and 2024 Florida Latino & Latina Lideres will be recognized and awarded on Stage! Get YOUR VIP tickets here! www.TasteOfLatino.com
2022 Top Latino Lideres Awards & El Compai Awards
Celebrated Hispanic Heritage in Florida!
Feeding the Homeless!
Biggest Cuban Sandwich in the WORLD!
2025 Calendar of Events
The Hispanic Resource Family Cultural Center, Inc., is a non-profit, 501c3 is a Christian based organization formed to provide charitable relief of the poor, distressed, disadvantaged, or underprivileged Hispanic/Latino, and/or bilingual and minority communities by promoting education, training and awareness programs.
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