Dover, NJ – During the sunny afternoon on August 3, MIRA USA hosted the First Cultural Festival ‘Colombia with You’ , with the purpose of celebrating the rich Colombian culture.
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Jorge Muñoz, leader and spokesman for MIRA USA, also known as the Angel of Queens, was responsible for the opening of the event. Muñoz, shared with those in attendance about the social work of MIRA USA in the United States. He used the occasion not only to join the celebration, but also to interact with the residents of Dover and listen to their concerns.
The town council, Carolyn Blackman, was also present at the event to congratulate the organization for their continuous work within the community.
Although it was a rainy morning, over 400 residents and visitors enjoyed the event full of prizes, raffles and artistic presentations. During the afternoon, the sun came out to make the festival a pleasant cultural celebration.
There were several acts that entertained the audience with their overflowing Colombia pride. Among them singer Andres Garcia, dance group Cali salsa pal’ mundo, singer & songwriter Acsmed, and other musical groups.
There was entertainment for everyone; kids enjoyed riding ponies, recreational games, and a modern police car on display for people to take pictures.