Mexican folkdance group Bailes de Mi Tierra to perform
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Port Discovery Children’s Museum will host its annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration this Saturday, October 15th. The event showcases Hispanic culture through special crafts and a featured performance by the Mexican folkdance group Bailes de Mi Tierra. Please see below for the complete event schedule. For tickets, visit portdiscovery.org.
“I’m particularly pleased to welcome Bailes de Mi Tierra,” says Port Discovery President and CEO Bryn Parchman. “Children will love their vibrant dancing and colorful costumes. They are excellent ambassadors of Hispanic culture.”
Hispanic Heritage Celebration: COMPLETE EVENT SCHEDULE
|Make Your Own Maracas
10 a.m – 12 p.m | 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Join Port Discovery artists to make colorful maracas to keep as your own souvenirs!
|Make Your Own Dia de los Muertos Skulls
10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Children can celebrate the “Day of the Dead” by decorating skulls.
|Bailes de Mi Tierra Performance
The highlight of Port Discovery’s Hispanic Heritage Celebration, the spectacular Mexican folkdance troupe Bailes de Mi Tierra is sure to enrapture with their electrifying moves and rhythms and dazzle with their colorful costumes. Children and adults alike will want to join in the fun and dance along, too!
About Port Discovery
As the premier children’s museum in the mid-Atlantic, Port Discovery Children’s Museum educates children and inspires life-long curiosity. Our play-to-learn philosophy opens the door for children to discover and explore the world around them and to lead smarter, healthier, ore engaged lives. The Museum, a 501(c)(3) non-profict institution, offers 3 floors of educational, interactive exhibits and programs and is ranked among the Top 10 Children’s Museums in the United States by Fodor’s Travel, Forbes and Parents Magazine. Port Discovery has served over 4.8 million visitors to date. To learn more, visit portdiscovery.org.
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