Ventana Fiesta

Young dancers at Ventana Fiesta at Frankston Arts Centre

Dance

Dancers and drummers perform as part of the parade

Ventana Dancers at Frankston Arts Centre

Mexican Wrestling

The Mexican wrestlers bring dramatic action to Ventana Fiesta

Mexican Wrestlers at Ventana Fiesta at Frankston Arts Centre

Authentic Gourmet Delights

From paella to churros to sangria, Ventana is a foodie's haven!

Paella at Ventana Fiesta at Frankston Arts Centre

Culture

Many cultural groups are invited to be a part of Ventana Fiesta

Young dancers at Ventana Fiesta at Frankston Arts Centre

Artisan Crafts

A Latin-inspired market of accessories, art, gifts and fashion

Ventana Craft Market at Frankston Arts Centre

Music

Performers showcase contemporary & traditional music from Latin origins

Ventana Musicians at Frankston Arts Centre

Ventana is a celebration of Latin American, Mediterranean and Filipino cultures and is Frankston’s most popular cross-cultural event. With events in Frankston throughout February and March, this vibrant festival provides intimate and authentic experiences through dance, music, food, art, crafts, film, poetry and educational workshops.

The Ventana Fiesta takes place at The Waterfront Festival with a line-up of over 40 music and dance performances, kids activities, Mexican wrestling, Mariachis, a book fair, a beach soccer tournament, and fireworks, all on the Frankston foreshore.