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Photos: Dancers celebrate Hispanic American Heritage Month downtown


Dancers on Tuesday were practicing for an upcoming performance at Reno’s City Plaza. The city is hosting this week a celebration of Hispanic American Heritage Monday with the group performing at the Believe sculpture. 

Each night this week, flags from European, South American and Central American countries will be on display.

The group practicing on Tuesday will be performing on Thursday evening. 

Eric Marks
Eric Markshttp://ericmarksphotography.com/
Born in 1971, Eric Marks was fortunate enough to grow up in a time and family where photography and literature were normal parts of his life. His parents were always enthusiastic and supportive of his photography as a child, and encouraged him to read and write as much as possible. From 2005 to 2012 he owned an award-winning, international, high definition video production company, and has produced video and photography in over 14 different countries on four continents. Eric majored at the University of Nevada, Reno in English/Writing and Art, graduating with English and Photography degrees in 2013, and again with an Art degree in 2018. He teaches all genres of photography at Truckee Meadows Community College, is a freelance photojournalist for several publications, and offers private photography instruction.