Latino Festival comes to Columbus

Latino Festival comes to Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Tri-City Latino festival is coming up this weekend in Columbus.

This is the third year of the festival where people from all over come to attend.

This year they will be adding a tennis class, medical exams and a dance contest to the festivities.

One of the organizers of the event explained the importance of this festival.

"We are very happy to have this because it's not only for Latinos, but it's for everyone that wants to come in and enjoy our music from different countries," Elica Ojeea said.

The Latino festival is going to be held this weekend on 4th street in Columbus, and admission is free. The festival starts at noon on Saturday and ends at 11 p.m.

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