It’s a tribute to the partnership to the partnership between Puerto Rico and New Haven.
“We are a city that embraces all those people from different cultures and different parts of the world. We are a city that knows our diversity is our strength,” said Mayor Toni Harp.
The second annual Puerto Rican Festival of New Haven will be held on the green on Saturday, rain or shine.
It is scheduled to run from 1 p.m. until 9 p.m. There will be food trucks, family activities, and live music.
Organizers say around seven thousand people went to last year’s festival.