It’s that time of year again! The 8th annual Salsa Fest hits downtown Las Cruces!

Saturday, October 1st, Visit Las Cruces will transform downtown into the Havana Nights Street Festival from 5 p.m. – 10 p.m., with special guest Nosotros on the main stage in the Plaza. You can also enjoy street performers, food trucks, and more! It is all around family fun with this event. Tickets are just $10!

On Sunday, October 2nd, Downtown Las Cruces Partnership presents the 8th Annual Salsa Competition with a Grand Prize of $1,000! This event will feature music by the El Paso-based salsa band, Team Havana, as well as salsa lessons, the Little Peppers Play area, food and beverages and, of course, the competition! The event is free and open to the public, tickets into Salsa Row for tasting are $10.