Pasadena, CA – The Pasadena Latino Heritage Committee is hosting its Kickoff Event for the 21st annual parade on Thursday March 28th at White Horse Lounge in Old Town Pasadena from 6pm to 8pm.
The Committee announces its theme for the year, “Latinos in the 21st Century” to launch 2019 Parade and Festival Season that concludes on October 19th at Villa Parke. The Grand Marshal and Community Grand Marshal will be revealed at the event.
The kickoff event will feature cuisine by Chef Josh of White Horse Lounge as well as free tequila tastings and a specialty cocktail by Maestro Dobel, with special guest Mr. Pasadena.
“I am so proud to serve as Chair of the 2019 parade and invite the community to celebrate with us the historical and professional accomplishments of Latinos. This year’s theme looks to honor the work done by Latinos this century. This kickoff event is one of several fundraising events throughout the year leading up to the parade on October 19th”, said Teresa Deukmedjian, Chair 2019-2021 Pasadena Latino Heritage Parade & Festival.
“White Horse has been a long standing supporter of the Latin American community and we are thrilled to host the launch of this year’s Latin Heritage Month festivities,” commented Yan Agaev, owner of White Horse Lounge.
“Maestro Dobel Tequila is proud to be an active entity in the Latin American Community. We are delighted to bring the flavor of eleven generations of tequila making to this year’s Latin Heritage festivities, cheers!”, said Vini Mauger of Maestro Dobel.
Tickets are $45 and can be purchased at the following link www.bit.ly/plhpkickoff or at the event. Proceeds from the evening will help support the expense of operating the parade and provide a scholarship to a local school.
Visit page @PasadenaLHP for more information on the pre-parade fundraiser opportunities and parade and festival updates