(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz’s much-anticipated annual holiday luncheon for seniors living in District 12 will be on Wednesday, December 5 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, 711 NW 72 Avenue. The event is always a treat for seniors who particularly enjoy the company of the famous Latin soap opera stars and musicians who come to celebrate with them.
“I enjoy hosting this event every year,” said Commissioner Diaz. “I’m grateful that the celebrities who come to the party are able to bring so much joy and holiday cheer to the seniors in my district.
” The celebrities who participate in this event donate their time and always look forward to visiting and dancing with the elderly. Latin Stars who have participated in this annual event have included Arquímedes Rivero, Norma Zúñiga, Yull Burkle, Eduardo Ibarrola, Claudia Reyes, Henry Zakkra, Carlos Yuti, Víctor Cámara, Beatriz Monroig, Paloma Márquez, Jorge Lávat, Rebeca Manrique, Elluz Peraza, Jorges Reyes,Gabriela Borges and singer Eduardo Antonio.
In addition to lunch and celebrity appearances, seniors will also receive small gifts and win raffle items which include gift baskets, televisions, and microwaves. Sponsors include the Miami Marlins and Flagler Development. For more information, contact the district office of Commissioner Diaz at 305-599-1200.