Calle UTSA street fair kicks off Latino Heritage Month celebration Sept. 24

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(Sept. 23, 2013) -- UTSA will present the second annual Calle UTSA street fair from noon to 3 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013 at the University Center Paseo on the Main Campus. Free and open to all, the event is part of the celebration of Latino Heritage Month.

The event will feature performances by Acoustic Dream, Mariachi Las Altenas and special performances by UTSA student organizations Ballet Folklorico Itzel, Latin Dance Society, Sigma Delta Pi (Spanish Honor Society) and the Argentine Tango Club. There also will be sample tastings of some great Latin cuisine while supplies last.

The event is co-sponsored by the Inclusion and Community Engagement Center and the University Center Program Council (UCPC).

For more information or to request an accommodation, call 210-458-4770.





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