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September 22, beginning at 10:00 a.m.
The Dallas Arboretum invites you to experience our first annual Quinceañera Fashion Show to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, hosted by emcee Adriana Lopez, of Acceso Total, Telemundo 39. Guests are invited to participate in this event, taking place on the first day of Autumn at the Arboretum. Throughout the main garden and A Tasteful Place, the Dallas Arboretum has planned demonstrations related to Hispanic culture and traditions. Adding to the festive atmosphere are performances by Ballet Folklorico Hispano de Dallas and Spanish guitarist, Daniel Rodriguez. Hispanic vendors include Empanada Cookhouse, Topo Chico, Tamales Over Texas (who will be doing a demonstration and sale), Rock and Roll Tacos Food Truck, La Princesa Paletas, and more. All bands and vendors are located throughout the Entry Plaza and in A Tasteful Place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Studio Vargas Jr. is the onsite photographer and videographer for the event. The event is open to the public and free with paid garden admission.
Entrants selected to participate will be allowed admission to the garden for free on September 22, as well as two complimentary tickets for an escort or accompanying legal garden. Those selected to participate in the fashion show will be required to attend a rehearsal on September 15. Garden admission for the participant and legal guardians attending rehearsal on September 15 is also free.
Run of Show
9:00 a.m. - Quiceñera’s begin to arrive already dressed and ready to go
9:30 - Vendors begin to arrive
10:00 - 11:00 a.m., selected participants will walk the stage in Rosine Hall
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Mariachi Águilas de UNT will lead the selected participants in a parade down the paseo allowing even more guests to see their stunning dresses
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Vendors & Live Music by Daniel Rodriguez Spanish Guitarist in the Plaza
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Tamales Over Texas Demonstration and Sale in A Tasteful Place Test Pavilion
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Ballet Folklorico Dance performance in the Entry Plaza
Primer desfile anual de Quinceañeras
22 de septiembre, comenzando a las 10:00 a.m.
Ver la demuestra es gratis aparte que hay que pagar la entrada general.
Las participantes seleccionadas para participar tendrán acceso gratuito al jardín el 22 de septiembre como lo hará un tutor legal.
Las seleccionadas para participar en el desfile de modas deberán asistir a un ensayo el 15 de septiembre.
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