The Culpeper Fiesta is BACK! After a Covid break we are happy to announce that the 17th Culpeper Fiesta will be held on Friday, September 22nd, 2023

The Culpeper Fiesta takes place in the heart of downtown Culpeper for 4 hours, 6 pm to 10 pm. This year, on Friday, September 22nd 2023. Plan to bring your whole family down to the Depot (109 Commerce St., Culpeper, VA) for a night of good food and wonderful entertainment!  Like us on Facebook to stay in touch.

There is no admission fee!  Free activities will include children’s crafts, piñatas. The DJ will be playing a variety of Latino dance music.  Live music by Principes Musical MX from 8 to 10pm. See schedule of events below.

The food, while not free, is reasonably priced so you can afford to feed the whole family. Food vendors will provide a full selection of traditional Hispanic dishes.  There will also be dessert items, flavored ice, and beverages.

Expect free health screenings from UVA Culpeper Medical Center and confidential HIV testing by FAHASS.  Complimentary children’s ID’s will be offered by the Culpeper Town Police.   Seven Hispanic flavored food vendors. Tecuanes Mayan Dancers.  La Princesa Latin Choreography.  Community Services information.  Zumba!

Schedule of Events

Below is a rough outline of our schedule (subject to change).

  • 6:00 pm – Fiesta Opens With DJ Rosales spinning tunes.  Kids activities, Children’s Yoga and Children’s ID’s get underway in front of the depot. Health screenings  in the farmers’ market parking lot.  Food vendors open on Davis St.  All Vendors’ booths open for business.
  • 6:30 pm–  Zumba by MFA Studios 
  • 7:00 pm – Latin Legacy
  • 7:30 pm – Danza Tecuanis Mayan Dancers
  • 8:00 pm – Live Music on Stage – Principes Musical MX
  • 10:00 pm – Fiesta Closes.  See you next year on a Friday night in September!