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Hispanic Heritage Festival

The Hispanic Heritage Festival is an annual celebration of Hispanic culture at Appalachian State University. Traditionally, the event includes a jalapeño eating contest, dance lessons, games, and various performances. It occurs in accordance with National Hispanic Heritage Month which is September 15 - October 15.

HSA HHF through out the years:

2019: Special Guest Denise frohman a Puerto Rican poet from New York

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2018: Special guest included Saul Flores and  Rodrigo & wendy

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2017:special guest  Elizabeth Acevedo a Dominican poet from New York

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HFF 2016: 

A preformance by Nancy Saldana 

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Boone, NC 28608