GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The Hispanic Festival celebrates 44 years, and organizers say this year’s event will bring in acts from around the United States and Mexico. 

The 3-day event runs August 5-7 at Calder Plaza.  Guests can expect food, music, art and culture from all Latin American countries. 

Organizer Cesar Gonzales says it’s a great time for the community to come together and celebrate. The event is free and proceeds from vendor sales go to the Hispanic Center of West Michigan.