Dance the night away to the sounds of Latin music at the Fiesta Latina at 7 p.m. Friday, April 18, in the Brown Ballroom of the Bone Student Center. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 10 and under accompanied by an adult.
The evening will be a celebration of Hispanic culture, featuring Grupo Bembé of Indianapolis. The group, which specializes in cultural music from Puerto Rico, performs many forms of Latin music including Bomba (an African-derived Puerto Rican musical expression), Plena (Puerto Rican cultural music), Salsa as well as Bachata, Cumbia and Merengue. Also performing will be local favorite DJ Lex.
The evening is presented by the Illinois State University Spanish Club. For a special accommodation, contact Nallely Tinoco at ntinoco@IllinoisState.edu.