In honor of Cinco de Mayo and to celebrate the Latino way of life, Norsan Media is pleased to announce the
second annual Salsa-Thon Festival coming to Uptown Charlotte on May 3, 2014. This is the perfect time for the
entire community to come together and enjoy the Latino heritage, music, food and particularly the art of Salsa
Literally "the Fifth of May," Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican Holiday celebrating the Battle of Puebla, which took
place on May 5, 1862. In 1861, France sent a massive army to invade Mexico, as they wanted to collect on some
war debts. The French army was much larger, better trained and equipped than the Mexicans struggling to
defend the road to Mexico City. It rolled through Mexico until it reached Puebla, where the Mexicans made a ..
* Cultural Dance Performances
* Zumba Demos and Instruction
* Latino Art Show and Gallery/ Meet and Greet Local Artists
* Live Latin Musical Performances and Singers
* Interactive Kids Zone with Dora the Explorer
S Tryon St & W 4th St Charlotte, NC 28284
Salsa-Thon 2014 Charlotte North Carolina
We invite everyone to enjoy Salsa music and dancing, Latin cuisine and cultural activities during our second annual Salsa-Thon Festival in Uptown Charlotte!