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  • Florida, USA

History

2021: The 3rd Annual FORD Taste of Latino Festival will be held on Sunday, October 16th, 2021 @ Centro Asturiano in Historic Ybor City. 11am-6pm.

2020: The 2020 FORD Taste of Latino Festival was held on Saturday, Nov 21st, 2020 at Centro Asturiano in Historic Ybor City!

The 2nd annual festival hosted over 2,000 guests during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
Guests enjoyed the TOP Latino Contest featuring the 
BEST LATIN BEER, WINE, CAFE and FOOD from Puerto Rico, Mexico, Colombia, Cuba, Spain, Peru, Venezuela and MORE!

2019: The 2019 FORD Taste of Latino Festival of Latin American Foods, Wine, Art, and Music! 

The 1st annual festival hosted over 10,000 guests who enjoyed the TOP Latino Contest featuring the 
BEST LATIN BEER, WINE, CAFE and FOOD from Puerto Rico, Mexico, Colombia, Cuba, Spain, Peru, Venezuela and MORE!

TOP Latino Chef Contest Categories included:  Dessert Category: Flan, Tres Leche, Guava Pastries, Appetizers: Tapas, Ceviche, Empanadas, Arepas, Tacos. Main Dish: Arroz con Pollo, Paella, Other Rice Dish

2019 Attendance:  Over 10,000 enjoyed the 1st Annual Festival and enjoyed LIVE Music and cultural performances including Grammy nominated Orchestra Fuego and more! 

Guests also enjoyed:
– The Closing ceremony of Hispanic Heritage Month in Tampa featuring the TOP Latina Lideres in Florida being awarded on Stage.
– THE CERVEZA SHOWDOWN and the Sangria Contest!  www.TasteOfLatino.com
– And THE Cuban Sandwich Winners Circle – Who will be featuring their Winning Cuban Sandwiches!

Event area included: 3 street closures, Centennial Park, Ybor City Museum and the Ybor City Gardens

In 2020 The TOP Latino Chef will Win a GOLDEN TICKET to the 2021 World Food Championship!