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Posted on: May 3, 2018

[ARCHIVED] City of Monterey Park Celebrates Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo 2018 poster

The Monterey Park Cinco de Mayo Committee will be conducting its 36th annual celebration of Mexican culture on Sunday, May 6, 2018 from 1-6 p.m. at the Barnes Park Amphitheater at 350 South McPherrin Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91754.

As always, the event is free to the public. The community celebration will feature authentic Mexican food, a raffle, and performances by outstanding mariachi musicians, folklorico dancers, and special performances.

Cinco de Mayo Celebration, Sunday, May 6

1:00-2:00 p.m. Ballet Folklorico Esperanza

2:00-2:30 p.m. Dignitaries Introduced & Raffles

2:30-3:30 p.m. Lupita Infante

3:30-4:00 p.m. Raffles and Announcements

4:00-5:00 p.m. Grupo Ornelas

4:30-4:40 p.m. Money Hat

5:00-6:00 p.m. Mariachi Relampago

The committee invites you to bring your family, friends and neighbors to this unforgettable “Magic of Mexico: An Afternoon of Mexican Culture” event. For more information on the event, visit the city website at, contact the recreation department at 626-307-1388 or search for “Monterey Park Cinco de Mayo.”

Media Contact  
Orlando Muro, Program Coordinator 

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