GRAND RAPIDS - (WZZM) Major Marc Johnson with the GR Kroc Center talks with WZZM 13 about the free weekend long celebration in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month on Friday, October 12 through Sunday, October 14. The G.R.C.C. Mariachi Band also performs.
The celebration kicks off Friday at 7 p.m. inside The Salvation Army Kroc Center, 2500 South Division, and will feature a family night of free activities celebrating the Hispanic culture.
Saturday's activities begin at 2 p.m. with carnival games for a small fee, food for purchase, bounce houses, a magic show performed mostly in Spanish and conclude with a folkloric festival in the evening complete with authentic music and food. Sunday will feature a bilingual church service beginning at 10 a.m. Door prizes will include one-month memberships to The Salvation Army Kroc Center and an assortment of other prizes.
A celebration of Hispanic art will also be on display Monday, October 8-14, 2012 in the Kroc Center lobby. For more information visit the Kroc Center's website.