Latino Fest

Sahalee Park 1-99 SE 7th St, Madras

You won’t be able to keep your feet still once the bands take the stage at Sahalee Park in Madras on Sept. 10. Latino Fest celebrates Latin American culture in Central Oregon and the Latino Community Association and its partners are reviving the live event after a two-year pandemic break. Conjunto Bahía from Seattle will …

Gala de Oro

Riverhouse on the Deschutes Convention Center 2850 NW Rippling River Court, Bend

Sip, dine, dance and celebrate the successes of Central Oregon Latinos at the 2023 Gala de Oro, the annual fundraiser for the Latino Community Association. Anthony Veliz of Woodburn, who united organizations across the state to help Latinos survive the pandemic, will speak at the event. After a tasty Latin American dinner, Conjunto Alegre will …

$40 – $150

Fiesta del Sol

Sam Johnson Park Redmond

Celebrate the end of summer with a Latin beat, tacos, games, music, and piñatas in the park. The Latino Community Association invites the whole family to its free Fiesta del Sol from 12-6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, at Sam Johnson Park, 333 SW 15th Street in Redmond. For more information, call 541 316-5456.


Latino Fest 2023

Sahalee Park 1-99 SE 7th St, Madras

Come celebrate the Latin American cultures of Central Oregon at Latino Fest 2023 on Sept. 9 in Madras. The Latino Community Association will host the free event in Sahalee Park and offer live entertainment and an array of community, cultural and food booths, plus activities for kids. New this year is a pre-festival parade that …


Empowering Families Luncheon

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Central Oregon 61980 Skyline Ranch Rd,, Bend, OR

Luncheon will celebrate successes of Latino families The Latino Community Association will highlight its work in 2023 to enable Latinos to thrive in Central Oregon at its Empowering Families Luncheon. LCA invites the community to enjoy a tasty meal from Hola! Restaurant in a beautiful setting and meet other people who want to make a …