5:00 – 10:00 PM Fiesta Food Vendors
5:00 – 10:00 PM Fiesta Beer Tent sponsored by On the Border
5:00 – 10:00 PM Amusement Area
7:00 – 7:30 PM Mechanical Bull Riding Contest
6:00 – 7:30 PM Fiesta Stage: Los Desconocidos
8:00 – 10:00 PM Fiesta Stage: Hermanos Escamilla
11:00 AM – 10:00 PM Fiesta Food Vendors
11:00 AM – 10:00 PM Fiesta Beer Tent sponsored by On the Border
11:00 AM – 10:00 PM Amusement Area
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM $10 Wristband Special (12 & under): Unlimited Climbing Wall, Dixie Twist, Bouncy House, Bungee Race, Golf Putting Challenge, and Mechanical Bull – Unlimited rides end at 3 PM.
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Free Children’s Crafts
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Fiesta Car Show – Judging starts at 1 PM
11:30 AM LAUP Scholarship Presentation & Words of Welcome
12:00 – 1:00 PM Fiesta Stage: Circle Junkeez
1:30 – 2:15 PM Fiesta Stage: Ballet Folklorico Sol Azteca
2:15 - 4:00 PM Car Show Contests: Grito Contest, Jalapeño Eating Contest, Tug-o-War
4:00 PM Fiesta Stage: Car Show Awards
5:00 – 6:00 PM Fiesta Stage: Los Pikudos del Oeste
6:30 – 7:30 PM Fiesta Stage: Karizma
7:30 – 8:00 PM Mechanical Bull Riding Contest
8:00 – 10:00 PM Fiesta Stage: 5 En Clave
Friday, May 5th – 6-7:30PM
These local musicians play their unique brand of Mexican Norteño music. Don’t miss the opportunity to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with this group of talented artists whose name literally means: The Unknown Ones.
Friday, May 5th – 8-10PM
“Los Hermanos Escamilla” hail from Chesaning, Michigan with roots in “El Valle” of Texas. The original members performed with their father Bernardo Escamilla. Bernardo and his family found work and settled in Chesaning. While all of the original band members are now retired or deceased, love for La Musica Norteña continues to the 3rd generation of Escamilla’s. To their original Norteño sound they have added Tejano, Country and other styles. Their goal: keep the crowd moving to the music!
Saturday, May 6th – 12-1PM
Inspired by Hip Hop, the Circle Junkeez are a crew of b-boys. The crew formed at Crossroad Chapel in Holland, Michigan in October 2003. Today the crew continues to perform, battle, teach, and organize events.
Chris Garcia, member of Circle Junkeez and artist, has donated a painting dedicated to the event that will be given away on Saturday during event!
Saturday, May 6th – 1:30-2:15PM
Holland’s own Ballet Folklorico Sol Azteca performs authentic Mexican folkloric dance with its costumes and music for audiences throughout the West Michigan area. Dancers from Holland Public Schools along with friends from West Ottawa and Zeeland schools comprise Ottawa County’s only folklórico dance club. The dancers, four years and older, are taught and mentored by Holland High School Students and Angela Gonzalez-Urbina. For 2017’s Fiesta performance, expect colorful costumes and delightful sounds from the states of Guerrero, Hidalgo, Baja California Norte, and Sinaloa along with traditional favorites from Veracruz and Jalisco.
Saturday, May 6th – 5-6PM
Los Pikudos Del Oeste performs the Mexican Regional Musical genre known as Norteño. They make their home in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and their greatest pleasure is performing for various public and private events in the area.
Saturday, May 6th – 6:30-7:30PM
From Holland, Michigan, Karizma formed in 1980. The Tejano music they play has its roots in Texas and derives from other genres including mariachi, jazz, blues and Caribbean. They have opened for many Tejano bands that have visited Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois. Karizma’s music draws crowds to the dance floor with its interpretations of some of Texas’ best Tejano music artists and bands. Currently, the band is putting together original music for its first album.
Saturday, May 6th – 8-10PM
5 En Clave was founded in 2008 in Grand Rapids by Edwin E. Colon, the group’s leader and percussionist. The remaining members are from Puerto Rico, and along with a Cuban female vocalist, they create an amazing blend of Tropical Music including Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia, and much more.
Saturday, May 6th 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM $10 Wristband Special (12 & under): Unlimited Climbing Wall, Dixie Twist, Bouncy House, Bungee Race, Golf Putting Challenge, and Mechanical Bull – Unlimited rides end at 3 PM.