March 20, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                     CONTACT: Tara Ballesteros

March 20, 2013                                                                                  703.528.5656 ext.129



Free, family event provides entertainment, activities and information for the Hispanic community


Washington, DC - ZGS Communications announced the schedule for the 2013 La Feria de la Familia season. Held annually, it is the premier multi-market grassroots event for Hispanics in the United States and is produced by ZGS-owned Telemundo affiliate television stations.The first Feria is this Sunday, March 24 in Salem, New Hampshire and is hosted by Telemundo Boston.


ZGS's signature event has been held for the past 11 years and is designed to provide information, services and entertainment in a festive, family atmosphere. Last year's events welcomed over 400 companies and organizations from across the country with well-over 100,000 attendees.  


La Feria de la Familia provides an unrivaled experience with activities ranging from health and wellness check-ups to cooking and Zumba demonstrations. Exhibitors share a wealth of information on topics such as financial planning, home buying, immigration, and education among others. The event also features live musical performances by local and internationally-recognized artists, as well as special appearances by Telemundo celebrities.


"La Feria de Familia is an experience our viewers have come to expect year after year.  Families participate to take advantage of all the resources and services available while simultaneously enjoying unparalleled entertainment in a dynamic, family friendly environment," said Julissa Marenco, President, ZGS Station Group.


Over the years, La Feria de la Familia has established itself as a dynamic and powerful forum. Connecting businesses to the Hispanic community, showcasing products and strengthening brands, La Feria is an interactive expo of exceptional quality, guaranteed to inform, empower and entertain.



WNEU Boston 

March 24 - The Mall at Rockingham Park

June 23 - Greendale Mall, Worcester, MA

September 22 - Arsenal Mall, Watertown, MA


WWDT Fort Myers/Naples  June 9 - Harborside Event Center


WTMO Orlando  August 17 - Osceola Heritage Park


KTDO El Paso  September 22 - El Paso Convention Center


WRDM/WDMR Hartford/Springfield  September 29


WRMD Tampa  October 6 - Florida State Fairgrounds


WRIW Providence  November 3 - Providence Career and Technical Academy


WZDC Washington, DC  November 10 - DC Armory 

ZGS Communications is a Hispanic-owned multi-media company, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, that owns or operates 13 Spanish-language television stations, representing the largest group of independent stations affiliated with the Telemundo television network.  In addition, ZGS owns three Spanish-language radio stations serving Washington, DC and Tampa, and a Spanish-language web portal . For three decades, ZGS has been a proud community broadcaster with a profound commitment to local programming, community service and advocacy.


WNEU Boston KTDO El Paso WWDT Fort Myers-Naples KNSO Fresno WRDM Hartford

WTMO Orlando WWSI Philadelphia WRIW Providence WZTD Richmond KVDA San Antonio

WDMR Springfield WRMD Tampa WZDC Washington DC


WGES 680am WILC 900am WAMA 1550am

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