With support from the City of Houston through the
Houston Arts Alliance’s (HAA) Special Initiative Grants Program and
Working behind the scenes to makeHouston First, we cordially invite you to
Festival del Sabor:
A fundraising event celebrating the culture, music, food, beverages, dances, and popular aspects of Latin culture!
As part of The
Year of the Woman*, the event features 4 guest women headliners, a Houston first, which are:
Michelle Brava (Puerto Rico),
Yamilka (Dominican Republic),
Yoko ‘La Japonesa Salsera’ (Japan), and
Isis ‘The Voice’ (Puerto Rico). It also includes a special tribute to the First Lady and Queen of Salsa:
Celia Cruz! In addition, the citywide CD release concerts of
Jorge Orta ‘Cro Cro’ y su Tumbaká (Venezuela, former member of Grupo Niche), whose production was included among the
20 Best of 2014 by Descarga.com, online’s most respected Latin Music magazine; and
Angelucho y su Copacabana (Cuba), one of 2013’s top regional Latin music recordings.
All proceeds from this event will go to support programs for
The Year of the Woman: An artistic and social initiative standing against the horrors of
violence toward women and
human trafficking. A collaborative effort of over 10 organizations, among them
No Bully Here,
Flamárt and Strictly Street Salsa,
The 18th Congressional District, and hosted by Foundation for Modern Music (FMM) a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. To learn more about the initiative, please visit
This event benefits
The Year of the Woman: A Call to Action! - An artistic and social initiative working to educate on the need to stand-up against violence against women and human trafficking.