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The Cinco de Mayo Festival is coming to the Southside on May 7, 2022 at Mission County Park, positioned at 6030 Padre Dr, San Antonio, TX 78214. The fest will function meals vans, distributors, LIVE leisure, a automobile present, and a salsa cook-off competitors.
All proceeds from this occasion will straight benefit the Harlandale Education Foundation. The Harlandale Education Foundation is an accepted 501(c)(3) charitable group with an unbiased Board of Directors. It was initiated in 1999 and has since raised practically $1.6million and awarded over 2,000 graduates with scholarships.
HISD ranks within the lowest 1% of Texas faculties due to property wealth. Ninety-two p.c of the coed physique is Hispanic and 88% are economically deprived. Research highlights quite a lot of key underlying elements behind the low variety of Hispanics who attend school. Some of these elements embrace restricted consciousness of monetary help applications and lack of funding. HEF hopes to create a college-going group by providing a $625 or $1,250 scholarship to each Harlandale High, McCollum High, STEM Early College or Frank Tejeda Academy graduate who exhibits proof of attendance at any school, college or technical college.
7:30am-10am registration setup
12pm to 8pm- Car Show
3pm – Hop-off
5pm – Car Show Trophy
2pm-4pm Salsa contest & Trophy
Liz Garcia – 1:30pm – 2:15pm
Los Chicanos – 3:30pm-5:30pm
Hip-Hop Stage performers – 3:330pm – 7pm
Los Callejeros – 6:30pm-8pm
Vendors on the occasion:
DRUNK OFF MY BUNDT
Chingona Cosmetics / NanasMunchiez210 / InventiveChingona
Rhi’s Sweet treats and extra
Lady D’s Tanditos
Chuckies beef jerky
RODZ AGUA FRESCAS
Kary creations and extra
Belle’s Sweet Delights
For data relating to the occasion, to be a vendor, and/or for automobile entry, contact, occasion coordinator Hendry Chavarria at 210-643-0645.
To enter the salsa cook-off, contact Arturo Chavarria at 210-833-1052. For insurance coverage information contact Ruben 210-519-7215.
Media inquires: [email protected]
The occasion’s primary sponsor is Ruben Reyna III Agency. Additional sponsors embrace Clean N Sweet Automotive, Dollface Den, & Enternosteelo Culture.
This article initially appeared on Live from the Southside.
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