Festival Latino de Lexington returns

Here’s what you can expect at this weekend’s festival downtown.

a man and woman dancing in colorful garb

Festival Latino de Lexington in 2018. | Photo provided by Lexington Parks & Rec.

Downtown Lexington will come to life this weekend with the return of the Festival Latino de Lexington hosted by Lexington Parks & Recreation + the Foundation for Latin American and Latino Culture and Arts.

Here’s what you need to know —

  • Where: Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza, 120 N. Limestone
  • When: Friday, 5-11 p.m. + Saturday, 4-11 p.m.
  • What: A celebration of Latin American art and culture featuring live music, dancing, visual arts performances + delicious authentic foods. The weekend will also have informational booths + local artisans so visitors can shop, eat, and learn about the Hispanic culture in Lexington.
  • Watch for: Road closures on Short Street — from Limestone to Martin Luther King Blvd.

Pro tip: Check out our piece on best practices for parking downtown.

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