Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month


Jazz at MOCA
Featuring Luis Disla Latin Jazz Ensemble

Friday, September 24, 2021
8:00 - 9:00 PM
MOCA Plaza 770 NE 125 Street
North Miami, FL 33161 


Jazz at MOCA, Luis Disla Latin Jazz Ensemble

Jazz at MOCA is back! South Florida’s longest-running free outdoor jazz concert series and one of the museum’s most beloved public programs serving the community since 1999. The program is in partnership with WDNA 88.9 FM Serious Jazz.
For more information please visit mocanomi.org.

Artist Proclamation and Exhibition

Thursday, September 30, 2021
5:30 - 7:30 PM
MOCA Courtyard 770 NE 125 Street
North Miami, FL 33161

Proclamation presentation for artist Michael Vasquez (limited capacity). View Vasquez's artwork in the MOCA's permanent collection exhibition. Visit mocanomi.org for more information.

Get in Gear Community Bike Ride

Saturday, October 9, 2021
8:00 - 10:00 AM
MOCA Plaza 770 NE 125 Street
North Miami, FL 33161 

The Get in Gear Community Bike Ride is an ACHIEVE wellness initiative in partnership with the North Miami Parks and Recreation Department and the North Miami Police Department. Helmets are required for all participants ages 16 and younger. Round trip approximately 10 miles. 

Movie on the Lawn 

Saturday, October 9, 2021
7 :00 PM
Griffing Park
West Dixie Hwy & NE 123 Street
North Miami, FL 33161

Bring a blanket and chair to enjoy the film “In The Heights.”

Hispanic Heritage Month

September events are virtual and can be viewed via the Library’s Facebook page. 

Celebrity Storytime with Assistant Chief Rivera

Wednesday, September 15
3:00 PM

Assistant Chief Angel Rivera from the North Miami Police Department will read a Puerto Rican Fairytale called “The Tale of the Coqui”.

Delicioso! Teens Can Cook

Wednesday, September 22
3:00 PM

Chef Darius will show how to make delicious Picadillo.

Vamos a Mexico! Let’s visit Mexico!

Wednesday, September 29
3:00 PM

The Day it Rained Tortillas! Storyteller Carrie Sue Ayvar will perform this Mexican folktale followed with a “hands-on” cooking demonstration with storyteller, author, and librarian Lucia Gonzalez. Together they will demonstrate easy instructions of how to make hot chocolate and homemade tortillas!

Celebrity Storytime with Mayor Philippe Bien-Aime

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
3:00 - 4:00 PM
North Miami Public Library
835 NE 132 Street
North Miami, FL 33161 

Join us in person or via zoom. Mayor Philippe Bien-Aime will read the Children's book, Dreamers. A children's reception will follow. 

The author and illustrator created this book to tell the story of her move to the United States with her infant son. This beautifully illustrated memoir is a story about family, resilience, and dreams.

social  distancing and face masks will be enforced.

Hispanic Heritage Month


2021 Sponsorship Deck (PDF)

Please fill out the on-line Sponsorship form

Deadline: Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 5:00 PM

Dear Neighbor / Querido Vecino:

The City of North Miami is honored to invite you to join us as a Patrocinador (sponsor) to commemorate the sights, sounds, history and flavors of Latin culture during our 2021 Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations. The month will kick off on September 15th at the North Miami Public Library and will feature our signature event, La Gran Fiesta, Una Noche Tropical.
This festive evening under the stars attracts an array of musical entertainment, Latin dancing, and for the fourth year in a row, local iHeart radio personality Enrique Santos who will serve as our emcee.
By becoming a 2021 Hispanic Heritage Month Patrocinador, you'll be able to benefit from various marketing opportunities and potentially reach over 65,000 North Miami residents throughout the month. 

For additional event or sponsorship information, please contact our 2021 Hispanic Heritage Month Committee:
Rosa Henriquez, Chairperson: 305-895-9815 rhenriquez@northmiamifl.gov
Lucia Gonzalez, Co-Chairperson: 305-895-9802 lgonzalez@northmiamifl.gov
Larry Juriga, Co-Chairperson: 305-891-0294 ljuriga@northmiamipolice.com 

Thank you in advance for your consideration. We look forward to collaborating with you as we celebrate these cultural celebrations at the City of North Miami. 

Sincerely,
Mayor Philippe Bien-Aime

Salsa Sponsor - $5,000

  • Company logo featured with premium placement for advertising “La Gran Fiesta” on North Hispanic Heritage MonthMiami’s cable channel, NoMiTV (Comcast channel 77 and AT&T U-Verse channel 99)
  • Premium company logo placement on all event posters, flyers (2,500 postcards) and digital promotions on City’s social media accounts
  • Premium company logo placement on signage displayed at “La Gran Fiesta” 
  • Title sponsorship on press releases generated for the event and received by print and broadcast media 
  • Stage banner recognition at “La Gran Fiesta” 
  • Multiple announcements on mainstage at “La Gran Fiesta” 
  • Backstage access for meet and greet with headliner and main performers 
  • Premium tent (10’x10’) for sponsor with display banner will be provided (Sponsor must provide staffing and giveaways for tent) 
  • Premium company logo placement on “La Gran Fiesta” event t-shirts (worn by over 150 staff and volunteers); 5 shirts made available for sponsor 
  • Twitter: 5 dedicated posts 
  • Facebook: 5 dedicated posts 
  • Instagram: 5 dedicated posts + Merengue Sponsor Level

Merengue Sponsor - $2,500Hispanic Heritage Month

  • Tent (10’x10’) provided for sponsor (Sponsor must provide staffing, banners and giveaways for tent)
  • Company logo placement on “La Gran Fiesta” event t-shirts (worn by over 150 staff and volunteers); 3 shirts made available for sponsor
  • Twitter: 2 dedicated posts
  • Facebook: 2 dedicated posts
  • Instagram: 2 dedicated posts + Cumbia Sponsor Level

Cumbia Sponsor - $1,000

Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Company logo will be included on print and digital promotions of “La Gran Fiesta” and on City’s social media accounts (over 5,000 people reached per event)
  • Sponsor recognition award at “La Gran Fiesta”
  • Twitter: 2 dedicated posts
  • Four announcements on mainstage area at “La Gran Fiesta”
  • Company logo placement on “La Gran Fiesta” event t-shirts (worn by over 150 staff and volunteers); 3 shirts made available for sponsor

Amigos Sponsor - $500

Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Company logo will be included on stage recognition at “La Gran Fiesta”
  • Three announcements on mainstage area at “La Gran Fiesta

Please fill out the on-line Sponsorship form

For more information please call the Office of Mayor & Council at 305-895-9815.

For more information or to register as a City of North Miami Vendor, please call the North Miami Parks and Recreation Department at 305-895-9840.



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