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Fiesta Akins to be Held on May 6

Fiesta Akins will be held on Friday, May 6, from 6 to 8 p.m., in the Akins High School courtyard, 10701 South First Street.

Fiesta Akins is a celebration recognizing and honoring the customs and traditions of the Hispanic community. The fiesta will feature a keynote address by Susana Almanza, Co-Founder of PODER, Ballet Folklorico performances from Paredes Middle School, Perez Elementary and Esquina Tango.The closing ceremonies will feature an Akins student performance in the Akins Theatre.

The public is invited to this free event, which will also include food booths, games, crafts and other activities. Tickets are available for purchase for food and games on festival grounds.

For additional information, contact Akins High School Facility Manager Cyrenna Villegas at 841-9910, or Tomas Botello at 841-9805.