Nat’l Latino Family Expo
National Latino Family Expo
2014 NCLR National Latino Family Expo updates coming soon!
The NCLR National Latino Family Expo® is one of the largest events in the country focused on resources and activities for the Latino family, with more than 200 exhibitors showcasing their products and services. From live entertainment and giveaways to free health screenings and informative demonstrations, everyone will discover something new in a fun and exciting environment that the entire family will enjoy. The Expo is open to all, and attendance is free of charge!
|Saturday, July 19||10:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.|
|Sunday, July 20||10:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.|
|Monday, July 21||10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.|
Over 200 exhibitors participate and themed pavilions explore key issues within the community as well as celebrate the Latino culture.
Community/El Barrio Pavilion
This pavilion celebrates the neighborhoods and communities that American Latinos live in. From insurance agencies and banks to small businesses, grocery stores, and universities, the pavilion includes products and services that are utilized by Latinos every day and is filled with interactive activities, demonstrations, performances, and consumer giveaways.
Culture and History/El Museo Pavilion
This pavilion showcases the diversity of Latino culture and history. Featuring local artists, cultural centers, and Latino media outlets, the pavilion offers information about and insight into the past and the future of the American Latino presence.
Health and Fitness/Tu Salud Pavilion
This pavilion offers facts, products, and services regarding healthcare, nutrition, and an active lifestyle in the environment we live in today. The Latino community has been greatly affected by recent changes in our nation’s healthcare system. As the community continues to expand, it is imperative that all current information be readily available and easily accessible for all members. The pavilion also features free health screenings including vision, lung health, and blood pressure; group exercise, dance, and fitness classes; and cooking demonstrations.
Science & Technology/El Futuro Pavilion
This pavilion presents technological advancements in various industries which make our everyday lives easier. The pavilion features demonstrations on environmental topics of interest, such as techno-trash and proper waste management, and an area for expo attendees to play video games and explore the Internet.
Career and Education/Tus Oportunidades Pavilion
This pavilion offers a wide array of career and educational resources, such as direct connection to employers, networking opportunities, college and university programs, and informational clinics on interview best practices, résumé tips, applying to schools, and financial resources.
NCLR Family/Familia Pavilion
This pavilion highlights NCLR’s programs in the areas of health, education, workforce development, and policy and is the information center for the NCLR National Latino Family Expo. The pavilion provides access to the latest publications and reports printed by NCLR components and partners, and includes an information booth from which raffles and giveaways will be announced.