El Corazón de México and Latins United host the 4th Annual Grito
Fest in the Heart of South Toledo!
TOLEDO, August 17, 2021- El Corazón de México
folkloric dance group and the Latins United club host
the 4th Annual Grito Fest (Street Festival) in the Old
South End on Saturday, September 4, 2021, from 3-11pm.
Due to the pandemic and COVID – 19, the 2020 Grito Fest
was an online event. But it returns this year to South St.
Clair, the location of Latins United. The event features
folkloric dance performances, live music, games, food, and
contests. The Cornhole tournament starts at 3:30pm. Kids Lip
Sync Contest and Kids and Adult Grito Contests will feature cash
The well-known dance group is celebrating 25 years and features
40 dancers, performing at 5:30pm and 8pm. Los Aztecas
band performs at 7pm.
The “Grito” is a traditional Mexican yell. Every year, the
Grito is yelled in Mexico City on September 15 to celebrate
México’s independence from Spain. Cost is $5. 12 and under
free with parent.