Fridays in Little Havana
On the last Friday of the month, the nonprofit organization, Viernes Culturales/Cultural Fridays Inc, hosts an event in Little Havana, Miami. The street party consists of live music, art, mojitos, dancing, etc. This Miami neighborhood is known for its festive, cultural blend of art, music, and of course, Cubans.
August 26, 2011, Little Havana, Miami. Aurelio Garcia strategically watches his partner, Ramon Perez while playing dominoes during the monthly event. The famous Domino Plaza is surrounded by art and filled with competitive players like Ramon, "We never fail to come here, it's like our job."
August 26, 2011, Little Havana, Miami. Belly dancing instructor, Anaizh Huma arranges Deborah Zinn's feathered hairpiece before her performance. Cultural Fridays/Viernes Culturales is famous for its performances, live music, and cuban food during their monthly event.
August 26, 2011, Little Havana, Miami. Gerardo Ortega lights his cigar during the street party in Little Havana.
August 26, 2011, Little Havana, Miami. Mariangela Varriale, a tourist from Italy, tries on a bracelet from a vendor at Viernes Culturales/Cultural Fridays. The monthly event invites different vendors and artists to sell their work.