Press Release Archive 2011 - 1999

Albertson College Celebrates Cinco de Mayo/Mother

2003. 05. 05.

CALDWELL, ID- The 7th Annual Albertson College Cinco de Mayo/Mother's Day Fiesta will be presented by Albertson Latino Americano Students (ALAS) on Saturday, May 10 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Hayman Field on the Albertson campus. The celebration is free and open to the public.

The schedule of events includes:

1 p.m. - Opening Remarks presented by master of ceremonies Ricardo Quilantan

1:15 p.m. - Grito contest

1:30 p.m. - Mothers Day Recognition (roses given to first 50 mothers)

2 p.m. - DJ Rick Balderas-Musica Tejana

2:30 p.m. - Tortilla Making Contest/Jalapeno Eating Contest

3 p.m. - Folkloric Dancing by Raices Mexicanas

3:30 p.m. - Judging of Car/Bike Show

4 p.m. - Breakdancing/freestyle competition

5 p.m. - Award presentation

6 p.m. - Music and entertainment

Throughout the day, children and young adults will be enjoying inflatable games and activities such as Dangle Hopper, Bungee Runs, Astro Jumps, and much more.

For more information, contact Arnold Hernandez, Albertson College director of minority affairs, at 459-5868.