FESTIVAL PROGRAM

FRIDAY, MAY 5 | 6 - 9 PM

Eventbrite - PIÑATAFEST: WAREHOUSE POP-UP PARTY

WAREHOUSE POP-UP PARTY | Free to the public
3118 Harrisburg Blvd (Ste. 101)
Historic R.B. Everett Building
Walking distance from METRORail
Green Line (Coffee Plant/2nd Ward EB)

PERFORMANCES

Ballet Folklorico Azteca
Heaven-Lee Acosta-Mariachi
Boricua Soul Entertainment

MENU

Eats provided by El Burro and the Bull:

Street Tacos
Smoked Brisket
Smoked Pork
Street Corn
Cucumber Lime Water

Beverages provided by:
Kickin’ Kombucha, Saint Arnold Brewing Company, Sigma Brewing Company

SUNDAY, MAY 7 | 10 AM - 2 PM

                                                       Navigation Esplanade                                                                                           2600 Navigation Blvd, Houston, Texas 77003                                      Street Parking Available

FREE FAMILY-FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

         ◆ Piñatas on the Esplanade
Large-scale sculpture competition inspired by traditional Piñatas. $1,000 PIÑATA PRIZE: (awards at 1 pm)

◆ Mariachi Rebelde Performance (10am-1pm)

 ◆ Community Piñata Making
Garcia's Party Store invites participants to create mini piñatas to hang in designated trees on the Esplanade. This community art installation will be shown in conjunction with the larger sculpture projects.

◆ Contemporary Piñata Crafts
TXRX LABS 
invites participants to create contemporary crafts inspired by piñatas. 

◆ Face-Painting
YES Prep Art students offer their skills and talent to paint fun and fabulous designs on participants faces. 

Kickin Kombucha will be providing their tasty energizing tea that is proudly produced and bottled in East End Houston.

◆  East End Art Ride (10:00 AM - 12:30 PM): Bike Houston invites participants to tour the East End Cultural District (meets at MoonTower Inn). 

◆ Rockin' Caricatures (10:00 AM - 1:00 PM): Folk artist, Bonnie Blue has painted over 8,000 real faces on rocks. She has been asked to paint such celebrities as Bill Murray, Congressman Sheila Jackson Lee and Houston Mayor Annise Parker. Participants will be offered their own Rockin' Caricature to take home! 

◆ Piñata-Pop: Garcia's Party Store invites children 5 and under to break piñatas with candy inside (one piñata to be broken on the hour at 10, 11 and 12).

◆ $1,000 PIÑATA PRIZE(1 PM)Piñatas on the Esplanade sculpture competition Awards Ceremony

EAST END STREET MARKET: Wide array of street vendors lining the Esplanade offering food, crafts and drinks. Market items will be for sale.