Las Olas Oceanside Park (The LOOP) will set the scene for National Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations from September 15 to October 15. Visitors will honor the histories, cultures, and contributions of Hispanic American citizens, whose ancestors hail from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America, and South America, with a series of weekend markets, performances, and more. A special weekend of festivities will take place September 29 to October 1.
From 12 to 3 p.m. on Sundays, The LOOP will feature live performances from various Hispanic musicians and bands. The lineup includes Flavio Sousa and Flamenco Dancer (September 17); Greg Diamond (September 24); Sugar Music Trio (October 8); and Mister Conjunto (October 15).
Attendees are invited to relax under the shaded canopies and umbrellas to enjoy the live music while they shop and stroll The MKT vendors. The MKT is open on Saturdays, from 9 a.m.–4 p.m.., and Sundays, from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. For a preview of the makers and small business vendors who proudly share their passion and Hispanic pride at The MKT at Las Olas Oceanside Park, as well as a full schedule of the month’s activities, visit theloopflb.com/hispanic-heritage-month-2023/.