Penélope Menchaca, of Telemundo's dating show 12 Corazones, will return as the mistress of ceremonies. Fellow star Adriana Fonseca from the popular novela Corazón Valiente will join her, along with the young heartthrob Gabriel Coronel from Relaciones Peligrosas.
Toby Love, popular bachata artist will close the event as the musical headliner. The performances also include local groups such as Quimbao, Sector L and A-Banda providing a wide variety of genres from rock to reggaeton. McDonald's and Telemundo Washington will also present the final round of the local singing competition Solo Tu Voz. The top three finalists will perform on stage and the winner will be determined by a panel of judges.
La Feria de la Familia provides attendees with the opportunity to record their own weather report in Telemundo Washington's mini news studio, participate in interactive activities at the demonstration area, receive health screenings as well as obtain a wealth of information and services from exhibitors. Everyone that registers will also have a chance to win a brand new Toyota!
La Feria de la Familia is designed to provide information, services and entertainment in a festive, family atmosphere, free to the public. Over the years, La Feria has established itself as a dynamic and powerful forum. Connecting businesses to the Hispanic community, showcasing products and strengthening brands, La Feria is an interactive expo of exceptional quality, guaranteed to inform, empower and entertain.
Event: La Feria de la Familia
Date: Sunday, November 18, 12pm - 6pm
Location: DC Armory 2001 East Capitol Street SE, Washington, DC 20003
Stadium-Armory Station on Metrorail's Blue/Orange Lines
Sponsors for this year's La Feria de la Familia include: American Cancer Society, Bank of America, BB & T, Cricket Communications, DC Chartered Health Plan, DC Lottery, El Tiempo Latino, Erie Insurance, Goya, Hair Cuttery, Kaiser Permanente, Lowe's, Mr. Car, Montero Law Firm, Romántica 900 AM, State Farm, TD Bank, Verizon Wireless, Washington Area Toyota Dealers, W. Thomas Yi & Associates, Wells Fargo and WMATA.