Puerto Rican flag raising ceremony held in Hartford


Connecticut is celebrating Puerto Rican culture this week!

A Puerto Rican flag raising was held at the State Capitol Thursday.  News 8’s Laura Hutchinson has a look at the celebration in the video above. 

Related: News 8 to provide live coverage of Greater Hartford Puerto Rican Day Parade

It is just one of several events commemorating this Sunday’s Greater Hartford Puerto Rican Parade.

On Wednesday, a flag raising ceremony was held at  Hartford City Hall at 11 a.m.

This weekend, a festival will feature some of the best local Puerto Rican talent and food!


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