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Event Details
  • Time: Noon-7pm
  • Admission: Free

  • Location: Historic Old Town

  • Rio Grande Blvd. N.W. & Central Ave. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 311
  • Event Website

13th Annual Old Town Salsa Fiesta

Spice up your day at the 13th Annual Salsa Fiesta in Historic Old Town where you get to choose who has the best salsa in the city. Join the City of Albuquerque on Saturday, September 9, 2017 from noon-6 p.m. for a day of music, fun and salsa! Watch as competitors make fresh salsa on site and grab a free tasting pass to vote for the best one. Browse the local shops and restaurants and explore the history of Old Town. Enjoy free kids' activities and dance to music from local salsa bands.

Tasting passes will be available on a first come, first served basis. Tasting passes are limited so please arrive with plenty of time to taste and vote. For more information about how to compete visit CultureABQ.com or call 311.