A celebration of Hispanic O Latin American (HOLA) arts and culture, the inaugural ¡Hola Fest! Youngstown will create a strong history of cultural awareness, pride, education and sense of belonging for the residents of the City. ¡Hola Fest! Youngstown welcomes its community to contribute to and benefit from this dynamic one-day event in downtown. ¡Hola Fest! is a celebration of the areas Hispanic culture. Our purpose is both to entertain and educate. We seek to recruit representation from individuals and groups with roots in the many Spanish-speaking countries in the Americas.
The Inaugural Hola Fest Youngstown, Hispanic Heritage Cultural Celebration will tentatively kick off Saturday, September 23, 2023 at 12pm at the corner of South Ave. and Front Street downtown Youngstown. It will proceed westbound on Front St., making its way to the Wean Park/Covelli Centre parking lot where festival activities will already be underway.