Arroz con Pollo
(Rice with Chicken) 
 Annual Cook-Off Contest
Up to $750 in prizes &
2 roundtrip tickets anywhere jetBlue flies!
Email Lynn at:
to obtain a registration 
form, entry is FREE! 
All entires must be received no later than 9/14, @ NOon! 

Click below to watch video of the event last year:
Festival del Sabor 
Saturday, Sep. 15, Noon - 5 p.m.
A Celebration of Hispanic Heritage!
Festival del Sabor


YBOR CITY, FL - September 12, 2012

CENTRO Tampa's 7th Annual Festival del Sabor (Festival of Taste) returns to the Ybor City Saturday Market on September 15th to commence Tampa's 33rd Hispanic Heritage Celebration.

Festival del Sabor is a FREEm family oriented event hosted by the Ybor City Saturday Market and features a cooking contest, culture, folklore, Latin music, food and entertainment. The event also marks CENTRO Tampa's 7th anniversary as the leading Spanish-language newspaper in theTampa Bay Area.

saborArroz con Pollo (rice with chicken) will be the traditional Latin dish for the cooking contest
. All interested cooks must enter no later than Friday, September 14th at Noon, entry is FREE! Contact Lynn Schultz via email: to receive a registration form. Prizes include up to $750 as well as 2 roundtrip tickets anywhere jetBlue flies. 


Entertainment will feature folklore dancers, singers Danny Lozada and local talent Kikes Barrios. Children will enjoy kids activities courtesy of MOSI. 

Admission to Festival del Sabor is free at Centennial Park in Historic Ybor City on Saturday September 15, 2012 from Noon - 5:00 p.m.

For general information call 813-259-8479.


FESTIVAL DEL SABOR IS PRESENTED BY: McDonald's, Verizon FiOs, Suncoast Federal Credit Union, The Tampa Tribune, News Channel 8,, Univision Tampa, MAXIMA and Telefutura Tampa.


The Ybor Market is open EVERY Saturday, year-round (May-Sep, 9am-1pm, Oct-Apr, 9am-3pm), rain or shine in Historic Ybor City's Centennial Park (corner of 8th Ave & 19th St).      


You'll be sure to find Great Produce at Great Prices, gourmet foods & sauces, fresh baked breads, prepared foods, herbs & plants, honey, fine cigars, unique gifts, photography, artwork, jewelry, woodworking, bath & body products, candles, & so much more!



Lynn Schultz
Ybor City Saturday Market


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