Roots Aurora festival lets city celebrate diversity

Family Focus Roots Aurora 2018

The 5th annual Roots Aurora festival took place on Friday, September 7th at Water Street Mall in downtown Aurora. The cultural fest is a partnership between Family Focus Aurora, Indian American Outreach Advisory and Aurora Hispanic Heritage Advisory councils as well as the city of Aurora and the African American Heritage Advisory Board.

“This is all about celebrating the diversity and various ethnic groups here in Aurora,” said Mariana Osoria, vice president of Centers of Family Focus, which has hosted the festival for the past five years.

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