Welcome to Fiesta DC – the ultimate celebration of Latino culture and heritage in the Washington Metropolitan Area!
Our mission is to contribute to the preservation, diffusion, and promotion of Latino culture and heritage in the vibrant DMV (DC, Maryland, Virginia) area. For over 52 years, Fiesta DC has been a keystone event, bringing together the diverse Latino community to showcase our rich traditions, values, and contributions.
Taking place annually on the third Sunday in September, Fiesta DC is a lively and vibrant festival that commemorates the Latino cultural heritage and embraces the spirit of unity and diversity. Our festival has become a focal point for celebrating Hispanic heritage, making it one of the most significant and cherished cultural events in the region. The festival features a colorful Parade of the Nations, showcasing the diverse cultures and traditions of Latin American countries.
Fiesta DC is produced by Fiesta DC Inc, a non-profit corporation recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) organization in Washington, DC. We are committed to promoting cultural understanding and unity through our festival.
Mark your calendars for the 51st annual Fiesta DC festival, taking place on September 23rd and 24th, 2023, right in the heart of Washington, DC. The festival will span from Third Street to Seventh Street, surrounding the iconic Pennsylvania Avenue – America’s main street. On September 24th, join us for the exhilarating Parade of the Nations, which will march along Constitution Avenue, spanning from 7th Street to 14th Street.
Fiesta DC warmly welcomes you to join us in celebrating our vibrant heritage and embracing the power of cultural exchange. Through our festival, we aim to unite all nations, fostering the development of culture, folklore, tourism, and business relations within the Latino community.
Come and experience the essence of Fiesta DC – a joyous celebration of our rich Latino culture and a testament to the unity and strength of our community. We invite you to be a part of this extraordinary event and create lasting memories that embody the spirit of our heritage.