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WNMU Fiesta Latina

June 15

¡Fiesta Latina! is a cultural event organized by Western New Mexico University to recognize, celebrate and assist in the preservation of New Mexico’s connection with its Mexican heritage, customs and traditions.

The four-day outdoor festival on the beautiful WNMU campus in Silver City features Latin music and dance performances, food and drink, a tequila tasting, traditional children’s activities, crafting workshops and demonstrations, and a juried artisan mercado, featuring the traditional folk-art of more than thirty artisans from throughout Mexico.

This wonderful family event is now in its fifth year of hosting the artisan mercado featuring thirty+ traditional master artisans who travel from all across Mexico to sell their crafts.

The ¡Fiesta Latina! lineup includes both free and paid events. Free events include a music stage featuring entertainment throughout the weekend, including Mariachi Los Camperos, Nohe & Sus Santos, indigenous dance and more.

Concerts on the Fountain Stage at WNMU Regents Square:
Thursday, June 15
MARIACHI ESTRELLA DE MEXICO (free!)

Friday, June 16
VILLALOBOS BROTHERS ($15) 7:30-9:30 pm

Saturday, June 17
LADAMA (free!) 4:30-6:30 pm
Gonzalo, Jerry Dean ($25) 7:30-10:30 pm

Details

Date:
June 15
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://fiestalatina.org/

Venue

Western New Mexico University
1000 W College Ave
Silver City, 88062
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Phone
(575)538-6469
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Organizer

WNMU Cultural Affairs
Phone
5755386469
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Other

State
Utah
City
Silver City
Contact Email (for internal use only)
alexa.tubbs@wnmu.edu

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