Festival Street Dedication To Honor El Centro de la Raza Founder

Come, let’s celebrate together!

Roberto Maestas Festival Street Unveiling during Beacon Rocks on August 28th at S Lander St. between 16th and 17th from 3:00 to 4:00 pm.  This is the plaza street immediately north of the Beacon Hill light rail station.

Seattle has only one festival street. On August 28th, that street will be named after the founder of El Centro de la Raza, Roberto Maestas. Come witness the unveiling and hear words from Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn; El Centro de la Raza Executive Director, Estela Ortega; and key elected officials and community leaders. Enjoy food, musical performances, and family fun at the final Beacon Rocks! of the summer.

Here is the scheduled Beacon Rocks! line-up:

  • 1:00 Deception Pass
  • 1:30 Skin Deep Belly Dance
  • 1:45 Volcano Diary
  • 2:30 Ala Carte
  • 3:00 Roberto Maestas Festival St. Dedication
    • Seattle Fandango Project
    • Mariachi Seattle Azteca
    • Street Sign Unveiling
  • 4:00 Beaconettes
  • 4:45 Splinter Dance
  • 5:00 Unite One & TraQEssentials

Stay tuned to www.elcentrodelaraza.org for other upcoming events!