The Puerto Rican Cultural Association of Bucks County - Preserving Our Traditions
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39th Annual Puerto Rican Day Festival of Bristol, PA
Procession kick off.
Puerto Rican Day Festival of Bristol, PA 
PRCABC organizes and hosts the Puerto Rican Day Festival of Bristol, Pennsylvania. This event is held on the last Sunday of every July at the Bristol Lions Club Park and over 7,000 people attend. The festival will be celebrating its 42nd. anniversary in 2013 and will be held on Sunday, July 28, 2013.  Event kicks off at 12 noon. 
 
 
Admission and parking in completely free!!! 
 
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2012 Festival Schedule
12:00 p.m.
Wharf: Procession from the King George Inn featuring : Ray Vega y Pleneros, Latin American Post 840, Patricia Irrizary-Berreto and Folkloric Dancers, Vejigante Characters, Miss Puerto Rico Pennsylvania Yenisse... Passalacqua & Miss Teen Puerto Rico Pennsylvania Angela Diaz, Pennsylvania, Festival Volunteers, PRCABC Board of Advisors and Board of Directors
 
 
12:30 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Blessings by Father Dennis Mooney; American Anthem by Frankie Rivera; Puerto Rican Anthem by Group Dynasty; P.R.C.A.B.C Board of Directors
 
 
1:00 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Live performance by Ray Vega y Pleneros; Folkloric Dance Group by Patricia Irrizarry-Berreto and dancers; Live performance by Dynasty; Children’s Cultural Tent: Arts & crafts a
activities
 
 
1:30 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: M.C. Vitin Rivera; DJKaotik2mill; Live performance by Trio Renacer; Artisan Workshop Tent #1: Join artist Juan Diaz, as he shares the history and art of the Vejigante mask from the carnivals of Ponce. This workshop will be held in Spanish and English; Children’s Recreation Area: Folkloric Dance
 
2:00 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Scholarships awarded; Live performance continues by Trio Renacer; Artisan Workshop Tent #2: Rhythm & Movement Workshop by AMLA. Join the “artists in education” from AMLA for their Roots of Puerto Rican Music. This specially designed interactive workshop is designed to take the children on a musical trip to Puerto Rico, where three cultures converge: Spanish, African, and Taíno Indian; Children’s Recreation Area: Arts & crafts activities

2:30 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Live performance by Udini la Voz; Live performance by Dynasty; Live performance by Eric Crespo; Artisan Workshop Tent #1: Join master artisan Candido Diaz, as he shares the history and art of the Vejigante mask from the carnivals of Ponce. This workshop will be held in Spanish and English; Children’s Recreation Area: Interactive session with Vejigantes; Arts and crafts activities
3:00 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Live performance by Felix Rodriguez El Padrino de la Bachata; Artisan Workshop Tent #2: Join the “artists in education” from AMLA for their Roots of Puerto Rican Music. This workshop will take you on a musical trip to Puerto Rico, where three cultures converge: Spanish, African, and Taíno Indian. This workshop is for adults and will be held in Spanish and English and runs until 3:45 p.m.; Children’s Recreation Area: Arts & Crafts – History and Art of making a Vejigante Mask

3:30 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Live performance continues by Felix Rodriguez, El Padrino de la Bachata
Live dance performance by Grupos Fuego & Caliente; Children’s Recreation Area: Arts & Crafts
4:00 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Live performance by Orchestra Boricuason; M.C. Vitin Rivera; Children’s Recreation Area: Arts & Crafts
4:30 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Live performance continues by Orchestra Boricuason; Special performance by invited artist Hector Manual; Children’s Recreation Area: Arts & Crafts

5:00 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Gabriel Rosado - #3 IBF World Junior Middle Weight; Live performance continues by Boricuason; Children’s Recreation Area: CLOSES
5:30 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: MC Vitin Rivera, DJKaotik2mill; Live performance by Orchestra Boricuason continues; Live dance performance by Grupos Fuego & Caliente
6:00 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Live Raggaeton performance by Brandon Casto; Live Raggaeton performance by Udino la Voz
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Gazebo/Stage: Live performance by Ray Medina; M.C. Vitin Rivera; DJKaotik2mill; Salsa and Merengue dance and MORE!
Puerto Rican Day Festival of Bristol, PA 

PRCABC organizes and hosts the Puerto Rican Day Festival of Bristol, Pennsylvania. This event is held on the last Saturday of every July at the Bristol Lions Club Park and over 7,000 people attend. The festival will be celebrating its 43rd. anniversary in 2014 and will be held on Saturday< July 26, 2014 (Rain Date Sunday, July 27).  Event kicks off at 12 noon. 

Admission and parking in completely free!!!