Local dance students perform a traditional Mexican dance at BG Fiestaval in Bowling Green, Kentucky to celebrate the eve of Mexico’s Independence Day on Saturday, September 15, 2018.

Latino music could be heard playing loudly on Clay Street this past weekend as the BG Fiestaval went on to celebrate Mexican Independence Day. The event was put on by Regional Alliance of Students and Professionals (RASP) and hosted by La Luz del Mundo, a church in Bowling Green. The goal of the festival was to showcase the Latino community to the greater area of Bowling Green