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LatinoFest 2009

Promenade Park - Downtown Toledo – Water Street

JUNE 13, 2009  - Saturday -  Noon to 11:30 p.m.

Toledo, Ohio, June 13, 2009: The 9th Annual LatinoFest, coordinated by dozens of volunteers, was a complete success this year, according to Co-chairs Consuelo Hernández and Bob Salazar.

Committee membership is voluntary and membership is welcomed by the existing committee.

Committee members also included: Margarita De León, Olga Flores-Jaimez, Julie Champa, Simno Rodríguez, Rick Bellman, John Cassaubon, Freddy Gutiérrez, Jaime and María Molina, Maria and Katherine Trinidad, Jessie Jaquez, George Plasencio, Jeff Sabo, Linda De La Peña, Betty Rios, Beth Frisingr, Dee Sabo, Connie Hoffman, and Adrian Rodríguez. 

For more info, go to: www.LatinoFestToledo.com or call 419-350-0758.


Below is a summary of the events of LatinoFest 2009:

Noon - 5:00 pm  “FAMILY TIME”   - Clowns, Magicians, Petting Zoo, Balloon Art, Art & Cultural Activities, Football Toss, Inflatable’s, Music, Pony Rides, Puppet Show, Kids Health & more


1:00 – 5:00 pm                     Salsa Tasting Challenge – People’s Choice                

2:00 -  3:30 pm                     Mariachi de Salvador Torres (de Detroit)



Noon                                       DJ

1:00 – 2:00 pm                     El Futuro                                                                               

2:00 - 3:00 pm                      Grupo Dezeo

3:00 – 3:30 pm                     Imagenes Mexicanas Dance Troupe

3:30 – 4:15 pm                     DJ Tony Rios & Salsa Dance Contest

                                                1st & 2nd Place Awards       

                                                National Anthem  performed by Jasmine JJ López

                                                Sponsor Recognition and Acknowledgements

4:30 - 6:00 pm                      Noel Quintaña & The Latin Crew                    

6:00 – 7:30 pm                     Los Cuatro Vientos de Jimmy Bejarano



7:30 – 9:30 pm                     DesperadoZ

 9:30 11:30 pm                      Sunny Sauceda (2-time Grammy Winner)    


D.Js, Food, Merchandise & Info Booths,  Fortune Teller, Low Riders,  New Car Display, & more


DJ Freddy Gutierrez

Co-chairs Consuelo Hernandez and Margarita DeLeon


Items for sale

Gloria of BGSU



Jimmy Barrios dancing


Texas dancing

Lady Di, AB Ramos, Maria Molina, DJ Rosales, Jaime Molina


Los Cuatro Vientos

Los Desperados


Marty Pecina

Maryori Rios


Nina con balloon

Robert Torres, Sonia Troche, Mr. and Mrs. Dave Ibarra


Joe and Rosemary Munoz

Tom Lopez, Steve Garcia, Dave Lopez





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