Connecting Puerto Rican culture, traditions, arts, and music to the Minnesota communities.

At the BORIKEN Cultural Center, we are a non-profit organization dedicated to foraging meaningful connections between traditional Puerto Rican cultural, through a variety of dynamic initiatives.

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Upcoming Events

Our dance and music ensemble honors and shares the rich traditions Afro-Puerto Rican Bomba, and Plena, captivating audiences with our soulful and energetic movements that define Puerto Rican heritage.

BORIKEN Performing Group

Cultural Activities

From workshops to community events, we offer a range of activities to share the essence of our Puerto Rican culture.

These enriching experiences are open to  everyone. Join us!

BORIKEN Performing Group with the Puerto Rican Percussionist Beto Torrens at AFROLATINIDAD 2022. Special Thanks to LatinoLEAD, BORIKEN Cultural Center & La Doña Cervecería Brewery.


How does BORIKEN Cultural Center bring Minnesota communities together?

What is BORIKEN?

AfroLatinidad 2023: Vibras de la Diaspora

AfroLatinidad 2023: Vibras de la Diaspora

The Boriken Cultural Center and LatinoLEAD are partnering to organize the fourth annual AfroLatinidad: Vibras de la Diaspora event at the Minneapolis Institute of Art in 2023. This event is family-friendly and aims to explore AfroLatinx identity and heritage through...

Striving to create a community that empowers families and inspires children through Puerto Rican art, dance, and music.


Designing programs since 2019 to incorporate inclusion to engage in creating a culturally diverse society.


Programs that encourage youth involvement to help them achieve at their highest potentials.