The City of Roswell is excited to announce a new event to the community this May. The Cinco de Mayo Celebration will showcase a festival of arts, culture, education, and sports. The event is designed to bring the entire family together for a day of music, sporting events, vending booths and loads of fun. The City of Roswell has teamed up with the Hispano Chamber of Commerce, Roswell Chamber of Commerce and the Roswell Chaves County Economic Development Corporation to bring to Roswell this signature premier event.
Dates & Time:
May 7, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
May 8, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Vendors: Does your business or civic organization want to be part of Cinco de Mayo? There are lots of opportunities for everyone from the Farmer's Market to Arts and Crafts and everything in between. To learn more about becoming a vendor, download the Vendor Application
Food Vendor Information: Become a food vendor
Sponsorship Information: Be a sponsor for Roswell's Cinco de Mayo event!
More Information: The festival entertainment features live national caliber music and entertainers along with food vendors that will highlight the best area cuisine.
Attendees can enjoy their food and soak in the atmosphere under canopies. Vending row will include an exhibit of fine arts, antiques, arts & crafts sale, a farmers market and small business expo.
Kids can enjoy the official Kid’z Zone that will feature local dance and sporting club demonstrations, informational booths, children’s games, petting zoo, inflatables and more. Friendly and fun competitions include a jalapeño contest, taco eating contest, and a Chihuahua racing contest.
For some sports excitement there will be a Volleyball Tournament, to register fill out the form and turn it in at the Roswell Recreation Center, 807 N. Missouri.
Another fun addition to the weekend will be the Annual Old Timer’s Balloon Rally. Over fifty balloons are expected to be showcased. The Alien Speedway is hosting a Car & Bike Show that will be feature everything from classic cars to speed racers.
Location: Russ DeKay Soccer Complex, 1500 N. Grand Ave., Roswell