EDINBURG, TX – The City of Edinburg celebrates the 2022 FridaFest, a festival that honors renowned Mexican Artist, Frida Kahlo along with the spirit of perseverance and empowerment. FridaFest is a free two-day festival open to the public that includes live music, artists, look-a-like contests, food vendors, plenty of children’s activities, and lots of great Frida-inspired art. FridaFest also hosts two stages featuring musical, dance and art performances.
Enjoy live art demonstrations, Frida’s zoo and animal exhibit, and a cooling station for the summer heat. The local art exhibit will be available for viewing at the Edinburg City Hall Courtyard. All artwork will be available for sale.
The festival also includes a ‘Frida Gathering’ which will take place on the main stage in the courtyard along McIntyre Promenade. The city of Edinburg’s Frida-inspired festival is the largest gathering of people dressed as Frida Kahlo in the Rio Grande Valley.
Join us as we celebrate women from the community who have made an impact and a difference in their respective fields while highlighting their accomplishments this Friday, July 8, 2022, and Saturday, July 9, 2022. Visit the Artist Exhibit and attend the artist panel and enjoy the artist’s stories of inspiration.
FridaFest honors womanhood, and celebrates the strong women in our lives! As such, the City of Edinburg invites all women to attend and join in the celebration. All activities are family and pet friendly. For more information, contact the City’s Library & Cultural Arts Department at 956-383-6246.