Fiesta De La Familia

Saturday, Sept. 7, 2024
12 to 6 p.m.
Fort Steilacoom Park, 8714 87th Ave SW, Lakewood, WA 98498



Enjoy food, live entertainment, an art show, and hands-on crafts. See roaming entertainers. Kids will enjoy balloon making, face painting and can participate in a children’s parade. Make sure they wear their best Fiesta attire or favorite costume.


  • Meet PBS’s Alma
  • Enjoy children’s crafts
  • Walk in the children’s parade at 3 p.m. (gather at 2:45 p.m. at the Pavilion stage)
  • Car show
  • Catrina puppets
  • Community Offrenda, honor loved ones with personal mementos
  • Student art displays
  • Art displays by Latino/a artists
  • Interactive poetry station
  • Face painting
  • Vuelta La Luna Circus roaming entertainment
  • Fairy catcher
  • Tree of Life
  • Food Trucks
  • Market vendors

Music Schedule

  • 12 p.m. Welcome
  • 12:15 p.m. La Clave Cubana, Salsa Lessons and performance
  • 1 p.m. Mariachi Ayutla Band and Ballet Folkl├│rico de Tacoma
  • 3:15 p.m. Marisela Flamenco Lesson and performance
  • 3:45 p.m. Signal Box Artist, Fan Favorite and Art Show Winners Announced
  • 4 p.m. Raices Paname├▒as Dancers
  • 4:30 p.m. Kilombo Band. Peruvian band infusing Latin rhythms, cumbia, and salsa dance music originating from the coast, mountains and jungle of Peru.

Art Show

Local artists will be featured at the event. Stop by to see their art on display, hear their stories and learn more about their culture and how it influences their work.


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Fiesta de la Familia 2023