The Festival Latino de Ocracoke continues today from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. along School Road. Photo: C. Leinbach

Today, the third annual Festival Latino de Ocracoke continues from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the School Road grounds of Books to Be Red, the United Methodist Church and Ocracoke School with performances by Mariachi Charros de Mexico, Rafaga Norteña, Jimmy Roman & 4 Con Son and Ballet Folklorico de Ocracoke.

Available will be a multitude of traditional Latino food delicacies, a Raiguela tournament and other games for kids of all ages.

An early evening concert from 7:30 to 9 p.m. tonight will be in the Ocracoke School gym followed by a Latin community dance in the Ocracoke Community Center with Rafaga Norteña.

The weekend concludes tomorrow (Sunday) with a basketball tournament from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Ocracoke School gym. Food will be available.

Produced by the island non-profit Ocracoke Alive in partnership with the Latino community, proceeds will benefit Ocracoke Alive’s community arts programming.

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