Diversity & Inclusion Office

Alma Alive & Fiesta Baile en la Calle

4:00pm - 10:00pm EDT September 11, 2021

Location: Superior Street in downtown Alma

Superior Street will be shut down and downtown Alma will be filled with activities and entertainment. The Diversity and Inclusion Office will be hosting Fiesta Baile en la Calle to cap off the night and celebrate the start of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Alma Alive is a free, all-day festivity on September 11, 2021. Superior Street will be shut down and downtown Alma will be filled with activities and fun to help us celebrate our amazing community. There will be games, family activities, a food court, a rummage sale, a craft show, a cornhole tournament, the Farmers Market will be downtown, a car show, mini-golf, and there will be music and entertainment downtown.

To cap off the night, Alma College’s Diversity and Inclusion Office will be hosting Fiesta Baile en la Calle to celebrate the start of Hispanic Heritage Month, which falls on September 15-October 15th. There will be Mexican cuisine from our local restaurants served at Highland Blush 6-7pm. Stop by the Alma College Diversity and Inclusion booth from 4-7 pm to try your hand at “Loteria” and receive additional information about what our office has to offer. In addition, there will be informational booths about our local farmworkers and their contribution to Alma. There will be live entertainment from a mariachi band during dinner, followed by dance lessons, and then we will end the night with lively dance music from La Furia del Ritmo to get us moving!

For more information visit https://gacc.gratiot.org/almaalive/?fbclid=IwAR0cpgyTzqs3HLgJzVSbgdx0h6DdOAH99sPmTS1XhqdaaFdDiT12OmucAfc

We are also looking for volunteers to help set up at different times! Please fill out this form to register as a volunteer: https://forms.office.com/r/RsfKFi13nh

 

Free and open to the public