Past Event: Join RiseBoro at ¡CalabazaFest! 2017 on October 29th

Posted on Oct 10, 2017 by RiseBoro


DATE & TIME: Sunday October 29th, 12:00 Noon to 4:00pm
LOCATION: RB Youth Center – 1474 Gates Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11237
(Closest mass transit: L/M Train Myrtle/Wyckoff St / 52 Bus @ Gates & Irving)



RiseBoro Community Partnership presents the 8th Annual ¡CalabazaFest!, the family-friendly, free, and ridiculously fun mashup of Day of the Dead, Halloween, and Harvest Fair traditions, returning to Maria Hernandez Park on Sunday October 29th, from 12:00pm noon to 4:00pm. A colorful community celebration, ¡CalabazaFest! 2017 will feature a fantastic live stage show (in Spanish and English) of musical and dance performances and workshops, plus hands-on pumpkin crafts, and a creative costume contest. There will also be a mini RB Farmers Market selling fresh local produce, eggs, and cider; healthy cooking demos and tastings, and free seasonal eats for every palate!


Live Performances by:

Activities with our ¡CalabazaFest! Collaborators:

Made possible by generous support from Council Member Antonio Reynoso.

Want to volunteer? Click here to email us!
CalabazaFest Event flyer

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