The Las Cruces Salsa Festival is set for August 23-24 on Main Street Downtown between Las Cruces and Griggs Street.

Featuring live entertainment from Latin ensemble Nosotros, salsa dancing and lessons, food and beer vendors, live luchador wrestling, and fire dancers are the scheduled entertainment for this weekend event. On Sunday, food trucks, vendors, and a salsa-making competition will conclude the event.

Admission is $10 for both days, $8 for Saturday only. Sunday is free, with a $5 charge to for the salsa tasting competition. Children under 12 are free.