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FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2013

CONTACT: Ron Stamey
WNC Agricultural Center
828-687-1414, ext. 205
En Español:
Jose Garcia

Cinco de Mayo Rodeo & Festival brings the sound, culture and taste of Mexico to the WNC Agricultural Center

FLETCHER - Mild, medium or caliente - no matter how you like your entertainment, the Cinco de Mayo Rodeo and Festival will have something for everyone on Sunday, May 5, at the WNC Agricultural Center.
Activities include championship bull riding, colorful folk dancers, mariachi music, cultural exhibits and mouth-watering, authentic Mexican cuisine honoring Mexico’s culture and tradition. The event takes place in the outdoor show ring from noon to 10 p.m.

Tickets at the gate are $20 for adults, $5 children ages 11 to 16 and free for children 10 and under. Adults can save $5 per ticket by purchasing in advance at the following locations until May 4:

  • Davis Arena, WNC Ag Center, 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd., Fletcher; 828-687-1414
  • Botas El Chino, 925 Smiley’s Flea Market, Fletcher; 828-316-1417
  • Botas El Chino, 1171 A. Spartanburg Highway, Hendersonville; 828-698-7419
  • Rincon Latino, 34 New Leicester Highway, Suite C, Asheville; 828-250-9272




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Physical Address: 2 West Edenton Street, Raleigh NC 27601
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