This FREE event will celebrate southern New Mexico’s traditions, people and great food! It will be held at the new city plaza! Join us for good food, drinks and entertainment. There will be vendors, beer tent, music, including mariachis and bands, folklorico dancers, a walk, fashion show, games, carnival, fundraising, competitions: including the Lumbre Chile Eating Competition, The Big Event Pageant, and the Roberto’s Enchilada Tasting Contest, a competition to honor local icon Roberto Estrada of Roberto’s Mexican Food which will include restaurants vying for the title of having the best tasting enchilada in 2016. The entire event benefits CARE, Cancer Aid Resource & Education, which financially assists local cancer patients in Las Cruces & Dona Ana County. www.carelascruces.org
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