Founded and dedicated to celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in Hernando County. Our mission is to foster Hispanic heritage, values and traditions through art, music, literature, education and civic engagement.
As a non profit organization, we take pride in contributing to education and collaborating with other local organizations, fundraisers and events as see fit. This is possible by funds generated from our annual events.
Must be of Hispanic heritage, between 14-18 years old and registered in school. We reserve the right to request proof of requirements. Parent/Guardian consent to participate is required and will be discuss during first meeting along with other rules.
You DO NOT have to be a resident of Hernando County to participate but keep in mind all practices and events are held in Hernando County and winner represents Hernando County. Candidates must be attending school, not married, no children, meet age requirements and be of Hispanic heritage. Candidates do not have to be fluent in Spanish. This is a cultural event and NOT a beauty pageant. Candidates will be announced on social media and by signing registration you consent to use of your pictures for publication prior to festival, during and after. For questions, please call or text Mindy Correa 727-645-2676.