Cinco De Cinco: Five Amazing Cinco De Mayo Events in 4 Days with JAMMIN 101.5
Number Thirty-Eight is kicking off the CINCO de Mayo weekend in a huge way with a full evening of live music, festive dancers, special food and drink menu and big prize giveaways. Proceeds of the event will directly benefit NEWSED, the organization responsible for producing the Cinco De May Festival at Civic Center Park. NEWSED’s primary focus has been to solve long-term economic problems in disadvantaged communities by securing and coordinating resources for neighborhood revitalization, developing needed shopping areas and services, fostering minority and neighborhood business ownership, job retention and creation, increasing home ownership and affordable rental opportunities, neighborhood organizing and hosting cultural events and activities that showcase the neighborhood’s predominately Chicano/Mexicano population. (link- https://nmbr38.com/)
4-4:25 – Voz de la Clave
5-5:25 – Verena Fuentes with Bobby Lefebre, Close with a joint number Voz, 2MX2, Lolita (+ other singer/songwriters)
6-6:25 – Los Mocochetes
7-8:00 – Son Tres
8:30-9:30 – Son Tres
Get your Chihuahua’s dolled up and decked out for the Number Thirty-Eight and JAMMIN’ 101.5 Chihuahua Fashion show. This is a pet friendly event to showcase Denver’s cutest and most fashionable Chihuhua’s. SLiM (JAMMIN’ 101.5 Afternoon Show) will host a fashion show with a grand prize of $250 cash, plus gift cards and pet supplies. Plus, Number Thirty-Eight will be featuring a special menu and drink deals to celebrate the Cinco De Mayo weekend. JAMMIN’ 101.5 will also be giving away last chance tickets to the JAMMIN’ de Mayo concert at Fiddler’s Green on May 7th. (LINK: https://nmbr38.com/)
May 7th and 8th
The Cinco de Mayo “Celebrate Culture” Festival is produced by NEWSED Community Development Corporation who is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization. NEWSED conducts economic development in poor communities and provide affordable housing opportunities to low- and moderate-income families and individuals. In addition, NEWSED promotes business development throughout the city of Denver. Established in 1973, NEWSED’s mission is “to promote and develop economic, community programs and projects that raise the income, educational and political levels of Denver residents”.
The Festival is one of Denver’s longest running and largest events of the year featuring two full days of incredible live music acts, cultural dancing, contests, authentic food, shopping, and entertainment for the whole family. (LINK- https://www.cincodemayodenver.com/)
Slim will host the annual Taco Eating contest at the Cinco de Mayo Festival at Civic Center Park.
Don’t miss out on the BIGGEST concert of the year. The annual JAMMIN’ de MAYO concert is back and better than ever with a JAM packed line-up featuring Sir-Mix-A-Lot, Stevie B, Jody Watley, Montell Jordan, Lisa Lisa, Expose, The Jets, Tag Team, 69 Boyz, Rob Base, JJ FAD, and Candyman. Get your tickets now before the show is sold out: https://www.axs.com/events/410571/jammin-de-mayo-sir-mixyaylot-stevie-b-jody-watley-tickets
The JAMMIN’ 101.5 Chihuahua Races is a tournament with multiple heats of 64 chihuahuas! Your chihuahua will compete to advance to the final race. The Chihuahuas will race 4 at a time. The winning Chihuahua from each heat will advance to the next race. One Chihuahua will win the Grand Prize and be deemed the JAMMIN’ CHIHUAHUA champion.
Register your Chihuahua below and JAMMIN’ 101.5 will notify you by email to let you know if your chihuahua is registered for the race. Only 64 dogs will be registered, so don’t wait! Upon Check-in from noon-1:30pm on May 8th at Civic Center Park, you will be given a race packet with your chihuahua’s race number, and you will need to sign a waiver form for your dog’s ability to compete. The chihuahua that proves that it has a need for speed will also win a TOP GUN: MAVERICK prize pack, $500 cash, $250 Pet Supply Gift Card and a Trophy! Register your Chihuahua here (Link: https://jammin1015.com/the-11th-annual-chihuahua-races-at-the-newsed-cinco-de-mayo-festival-at-civic-center-park/)