Durham Latino Fiesta & Soccer Challenge

Latino Soccer ChallengeCelebrating Hispanic Heritage month, the Latino Fiesta & Soccer Challenge will continue with some of the old traditions of the Latino Festival. We will host a larger soccer tournament and have awards for participants.

Durham Latino Fiesta & Soccer Challenge

Saturday, September 23, 2017
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Rock Quarry Park, 701 Stadium Drive
Free event!

Soccer Challenge Rain Date: Saturday, September 30

Event Highlights

  • Soccer Challenge Tournament
  • Information vendors
  • Food trucks (food available for purchase)
  • Family Fun Zone (face painting, arts and crafts, games)
Bleacher seating will be available.
The following is not allowed at the event:
  • No smoking
  • No alcohol
  • No personal canopies/tents

Soccer Challenge Tournament

Boys and girls between the ages of 6-13 will compete in a four week soccer tournament leading up to the event that will culminate with the championship game. The pre-championship games will be played on Sundays from August 27-September 10 at Holton Career and Resource Center from 11:45 a.m.-7 p.m.

  • Registration is free, and will be accepted by team only 
  • Registration will be held Monday-Friday, June 29-August 14 from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Durham Parks and Recreation Administration Office (400 Cleveland St.). 
  • A maximum of 5 teams per age category (8U, 10U, 13U) will be accepted and is on a first come first serve basis. 
  • Latino Fiesta Soccer Guidelines & Application Packet
  • Team Roster (Coaches must fill out a team roster accompanied by the player's application and a copy of their birth certificate)


Interested in volunteering at the Latino Festival? Visit our special event registration page through Ivolunteer.

Vendor Information

Food, Educational/Non-Profit, Artist/Natural Craft and Non-food vendor opportunities are available. If you would like to be a vendor, submit a vendor application.