Join the Fun!

We are excited to announce the 2018 Spanish Language Division (SPD) Annual Dinner! This year, we invite you to celebrate our traditional Muchas culturas, un solo idioma annual dinner event at Fogo de Chao, the unique Brazilian churrasco experience. Just steps from Bourbon Street and at the crossroads of downtown New Orleans and the French Quarter (within walking distance from the conference hotel), Fogo offers a glimpse into traditional Southern Brazilian culture in the heart of The Big Easy.

Please join us for dinner and enjoy the company of colleagues and friends!

Friday, October 26, 2018, 7:00-9:30 p.m. (Save the date)

Fogo de Chao
 614 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70103
(504) 412-8900 


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✦ Market Table and Feijoada Bar with seasonal salads, exotic vegetables, Fogo feijoada (traditional black bean stew with sausage), seasonal soup, and more

✦ Selection of 10 Fire-roasted meats including Beef, Pork, Chicken, Sausage, and more

✦ Traditional Brazilian sides of warm pão de queijo (cheese bread), crispy polenta, mashed potatoes, and caramelized bananas

✦ Chef’s choice of desserts 

✦ Fountain beverages, coffee and tea


Price per person: $55.00, includes taxes, gratuity, and a soft drink.

For reservation and payment, please click the Paypal link below:

2018 SPD Annual Dinner and “Muchas culturas, un solo idioma” Event

To request accommodations for dietary restrictions, please contact the restaurant directly: (504) 412-8900


Space is limited! Please, make reservation and payment by Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Refunds will not be honored after October 5.

Registration will be closed when space is full.



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See you in NOLA, ATA59!

Charo Welle, Administrator
Yolanda Secos, Assistant Administrator
Mercedes de la Rosa-Sherman, Chair – Hospitality and Public Relations Committee
Patricia Cabrera, LC committee member
Gerardo Konig, LC committee member