Magic 93.7 Prepares for Cinco de Mayo Celebration
LUBBOCK, TEXAS- KXTQ-FM, Magic 93.7, KSTQ-FM, Hot 97.3 & KXTQ-TV, Telemundo 46 will host their 17th Annual “Original” Cinco de Mayo Celebration 2007, on Thursday May 3rd thru Sunday May 6th at the South Plains Fair Grounds. The holiday of Cinco de Mayo, the 5th of May, commemorates the victory of the Mexican army over the French army at the Battle of Puebla in 1862.
The 17th Annual Cinco De Mayo Celebration will feature live entertainment, various food and commercial booths, carnival, kid activities, car show, car giveaways and more.
On Thursday, May 3rd, the celebration kicks off with the carnival with rides and games for kids of all ages. Carnival admission is free and ride wristbands will be available for $15.
On Friday, May 4th, the celebration continues with the carnival with rides and games for kids of all ages. Carnival admission is free and ride wristbands will be available for $15.
On Saturday, May 5th, doors will open at 12p.m with performances by Ballet Flokorico Fiesta Del Sol, Mariachi Mi Tierra, up and coming Artist, Los Tex-Mex Kadillaks, Tejano Music Award winner, Sunny Sauceda, Tejano Legend, Joe Posada, Grammy Award Winner, Chente Barrera y Taconazo, and closing out the festival will be Tejano Pioneer – Grammy Award winner, Little Joe Y La Familia. Carnival admission is free and individual ride tickets will be available for purchase.
On Sunday, May 6th, doors will open at 1p.m with performances by Zinzerro, Lubbock’s own Peligro, Grammy Nominee, Siggno, and closing out the 17th Annual Cinco De Mayo Celebration for the first time ever outdoors in Lubbock, Music Icon – Grammy Award winner, Ramon Ayala y Los Bravos Del Norte. Carnival admission is free and individual ride tickets will be available for purchase.
$20 two day passes are available at: Select-A-Seat (subject to service charge), Kings Food & Gas (19th & MLK), Montelongo’s (3021 Clovis Rd), Pronto Mart (502 50th St.) and Arco Iris in Plainview. A two day pass is $20 and children 42” and under will be admitted FREE! For more information call Magic 93.7 at 806-770-5937 or the 2007 Cinco De Mayo Celebration hotline at 806-748-2430.