Chasco Fiesta

Posted at 12:39 am on 02/09/2015

Chasco Fiesta, New Port Richey, Florida

Beautiful bright colors, feathers galore and a festival oozing with culture…that’s Chasco Fiesta! Our beautiful city of New Port Richey, Florida is home to this Native American festival located on the banks of the beautiful Pithlachascotee River. Chasco Fiesta is one of Florida’s longest running festivals thick in Native American traditions and culture: featuring traditional Native American music, dancing, arts and crafts. Join us for an array of events and experiences! Let our Quality Inn and Suites of New Port Richey, Florida be your home away from home during the Chasco Fiesta activities.

The first weekend of the Chasco Fiesta features the Native American festival. Native Americans from all over the country travel to New Port Richey to share with us their cultural heritage. Native American dancers and musicians perform throughout the weekend. Handmade, authentic Native American arts and crafts will be available for purchase as well! Educational opportunities are available so that you may learn more about the cultures and ways of the Native Americans.

The Chasco Fiesta features their week long Carnival which runs adjacent to Sims Street in the downtown area of New Port Richey, Florida. The carnival features rides, games, food vendors and runs throughout the entire length of the festival.

The Chasco Fiesta Boat Parade is one of the festival favorites! It takes place on the waters of the Pithlachascotee River. Come on down to the river and watch the boats slip on their costumes and decorations for this fun event!  For boat parade times and location, please visit the Chasco Fiesta website.  In addition to the boat parade, the fiesta features a huge entertainment lineup, street parade and and ball!

Overall, the amazing Chasco Fiesta hosts quite the variety of events appealing to those young and old. Join us in celebrating our area’s heritage, and call to book your room today at our Quality Inn and Suites, New Port Richey!

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