The 45th annual Puerto Rican Festival was held Aug. 1-3 at Frontier Field in Rochester. The event included music, dancing, dominoes and boxing tournaments, Latin cuisine, children’s activities and much more.
Miss Puerto Rico of Rochester 2014 Heidilis Robles (right) and Miss Puerto Rico Princessa Amaralis Rivera hold the festival poster during the opening ceremony. Tatiana Warren performs a Costa Rican dance during the opening ceremonies. A festival-goer waits for the rain to stop. Luis Morales (left) and his cousin Pedro Morales play dominoes during the festival. Eduardo Huertas peaks out from under his umbrella during a rain storm on the first day of the festival. Miss Puerto Rico of Rochester 2014 Heidilis Robles (right) looks at her phone while she waits out the rain. Francisco Restitullo (left) and Nelissa Perez of Latinos De Corazón dance on stage. Daniel Perez stands in the rain holding a Puerto Rican flag during the first day of the festival. Liset Vasquez (right) of Isla Bonita Restaurant serves up Latin cuisine. Adriana Cabiedes of Latinos De Corazón performs. Jorge Mercado looks at merchandise at one of the vendor tents. A girl gets lifted above the crowd to get a better view of the Toby Love concert. Toby Love comes off the stage to greet fans during his performance. People pack the area around the stage during the Toby Love concert.
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