Sunday, August 18 from 3 to 7 p.m.
Our second annual Garden Fiesta is scheduled for Sunday, August 18, 2019 from
Please join us in celebrating the beauty of Latino culture in the beauty of the garden! This is a family friendly fiesta with fun for all ages and admission is free!
Kids can create arts and crafts, make giant bubbles, decorate cookies and help knock down
one of two piñatas!
There will also be dance lessons, a tortilla making demonstration,
facepainting, a station where you can have flowers arranged into your hair, vendors, wine tasting, a community art project, special photo opportunities and more!
As you know, all salsas do NOT taste the same-taste and vote for your favorite from area
restaurants! Make sure you come hungry because Mr. Taco and El Taco Riendo food
trucks will be on site!
At 5:00pm the talented, young dancers from Grupo Folclorico de Hampton will perform
some traditional dances and at 5:30pm Mariachi de Colores will perform! Mariachi de
Colores is a five piece Mariachi band which has performed across the country and
This will be an unforgettable event and we hope you leave having made some new
friends! Friendship bracelets will be given out as long as supplies last.
The Garden Fiesta is supported, in part, by the Iowa Arts Council, a division of the Iowa
Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
The Fiesta is also thankful for the following corporate sponsors: Hearing Associates,
Control Print Creative, Lake Auto, Spenser Rahm(Edward Jones Investments) and First
Gabrielsson Insurance. Central Gardens is pleased to have the following supportive
partners: Clear Lake Arts Center and LaLuz Hispana.