An annual tradition in one Little Havana neighborhood as hundreds of people camp out for days to receive a free holiday meal basket.
People have been camping out for days on end in Little Havana, just for a chance for their families to have a holiday meal.
Thousands lined the streets in Little Havana for the annual holiday gift basket giveaway sponsored by CAMACOL.
Hundreds of people camped out overnight in a Little Havana neighborhood to ensure their spot in line to receive a voucher for a free holiday meal.
Despite giving away 3,000 food baskets worth up to $200, several hundred people were still turned away Wednesday from a free food voucher giveaway from the Latin American Chamber of Commerce.
Just north of Flager Street in Little Havana you’ll see them. Dozens of people sitting in lawn chairs wrapping around 14th avenue. They’ve been here since November 28th.