2014 Hispanic Heritage Month Georgia Events & Activities

To learn more about each activity, please follow the link or visit our Calendar of Events that can be downloaded to your laptop or phone.  Recurrent events are only appearing on the first day with a note including the last scheduled date.

We will update this post as we receive more information.  If you have an event, please contact us.

Friday, September 5
 Ser Familia “Celebrating our Heritage” Rialto Center for the Arts

Sunday, September 7
4pm – 6pm
Atlanta Compassion Games KICK- OFF / GA State University– FREE

Monday, September 8
FREE FLU SHOTS @ Mexican Consulate”
404-223-2266 ext 291

Wednesday, September 10
9am – 4pm
Golf Tournament – GHCC  Smoke Rise Country Club

Prostate Cancer Screening/ Northside Hospital FREE

Thursday, September 11
4pm – 6pm
 Atlanta Compassion Games BEGIN (until Sept. 21) – FREE  GA State University

September 12
7pm – 9pm
 Alma Latina Concert featuring Lupita Leal  @ Atlanta Opera

Saturday, September 13
 2nd Annual Tri-City Latino Festival- Columbus FREE

 Festival Hispano – Savannah  FREE

Fiesta Mexicana – La Raza FREE

Sunday, September 14
11am – 12pm
 Fiestas Patrias -FREE  @ Plaza Fiesta

12pm – 5pm
 Festival Costa Rica FREE

Tuesday, September 16
National Hispanic Medical Association Regional Forum<

7pm – 8pm
 Adriana Bosch – Hispanic Heritage Month Keynote Speaker Georgia Southern University – FREE

Wednesday, September 17
8:30am – 12:00pm”>8:30am
 Forsyth County Forum on Domestic Violence – FREE

Thursday, September 18
10am – 12pm
 Hispanic Down Syndrome group (Spanish) (AHSDA) Chamblee Library

6pm – 11pm
Atlanta Latino Fashion Week
(until Sept. 20th) @ Westin Atlanta Airport

6:30pm – 8:30pm
Latin Fever Ball Patron Party – LAA Private Residence

Friday,September 19
8am – 3pm
 Latino Business Summit – LACC Georgia @ Westin Atlanta Perimeter North

Visiones – In Roads Fundraiser Mason Murer Gallery

Saturday, September 20
9:30am – 11:30am
Cancer Support Group – Northside /LAA

11am – 6pm
Gateway International Food & Music Festival / Gwinnett – FREE

2pm – 8pm
 Feria Salvadorena / Chamblee – FREE

Sunday, September 21
12pm – 7pm
 Fiesta Georgia / Conyers – FREE

Tuesday, September 23
National Voter’s Registration Day 

6pm – 8pm
 Walking Among Us Now & Forever / GLADV – FREE  at Georgia Tech

Friday, September 26
8:30am – 11:30am
 Hispanic Heritage Month Breakfast GALEO @ Hilton Atlanta Northeast

12pm – 1pm
 GLADV 5th Anniversary Luncheon – FREE @ Argosy University

2:30pm – 3:30pm
 Colombian Summit / Colombianos en el Mundo (until Sept. 28th)

Saturday, September 27

Brazilian Day Festivan Atlanta

 La Amistad Annual Gala @ W Hotel Buckhead

Thursday, October 2
10am – 10pm
 Contemporary Latin American Photography Exhibition – FREE @ Woodruff Arts Center

Saturday, October 4
10am – 2pm
 Feria Hispana de la Salud – HHCGA – FREE Lilburn, GA Family Friendly

1pm – 6pm
 Bingo Colombianitos  AIS – Family Friendly

Sunday, October 5
12pm – 5pm
 The Big Read: Film Festival – Atlanta History Center- FREE

Monday, October 6
Bi-national Health Week – Mexican Consulate (all week)
FREE health services every day, several locations
call 404-223-2266 ext 291

Tuesday, October 7
Contemporary Latin American Photography Exhibition – FREE
Woodruff Arts Center (until Oct. 18th)

Wednesday, October 8
Prostate Screening, Northside Hospital FREE (various locations)

Thursday, October 9


6pm – 8pm
 Annual Gracias Party – Caminar Latino @ Park Tavern

Saturday, October 11
Fiesta Latina – Savannah– FREE

 Annual Fall Festival / Health Fair – Mercy Care FREE
Atlanta, Family Friendly

9am – 1pm
 TEA Walk – CPACS – FREE @ Buford Highway – Family Friendly

The Latin Fever Ball – The LAA @ Intercontinental Hotel Buckhead

Wednesday, October 15
 11th ANNUAL ALAS EDUCATION SUMMIT (until Oct. 18th) – Atlanta

Friday, October 17
 Georgia Latino Film Festival (until Oct. 19)

Saturday, October 18
9:30am – 11:30am
Cancer Support Group – Northside /LAA

Thursday, October 23
7:00pm – 8:30pm
 Lecture Series by Graciela Iturbide– FREE @ Woodruff Arts Center

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Gilda (Gigi) Pedraza

Executive Director and Founder Latino Community Fund (LCF Georgia) Social Entrepreneur, Community Advocate, Latina, Mom, Wife. Lover of Life.