WVXX holding Latino Music Festival at Virginia Beach Oceanfront


A bachata star and a salsa legend are the headline acts of Hardee’s Latin Fest 2012 presented by Hindlin Broadcasting’s La Selecta 1050 WVXX-AM Norfolk-Virginia Beach.  The event is a two-day festival of Latino music June 8 – 9 on the 24th Street Beach Stage at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.  The activities include a zumba marathon; the festival is free and open to the public.      

Billboard Award and Latin Grammy nominee Andy Andy will perform at 9:30 p.m., Friday, June 8.  He’s been lauded as an international ambassador of the bachata by Latin Beat magazine.

Tito Rojas takes the stage at 9:30 p.m., Saturday, June 9. The double platinum-award winner is known as “El gallo salsero” for his salsa music.

The zumba marathon, presented by the Mambo Room Latin Dance Studio, takes place 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m., June 9 in 24th Street Park.

The complete entertainment line-up:

Friday, June 8

5:15 p.m                     Salem High School Steel Drum Band

6:15 p.m.                    Tombao Salsero

7:45 p.m.                    Xperimento

9:30 p.m.                    Andy Andy

Saturday, June 9

8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.     Zumba Marathon presented by the Mambo Room Latin Dance Studio

12:45 p.m.                 Caribanna

2:15 p.m.                    Los Tarascos de Michoacan

4:00 p.m.                    Bakalao Stars

5:45 p.m.                    Hola Hi

7:30 p.m.                    Jose Conde

9:30 p.m.                    Tito Rojas