2014 Portland Cinco de Mayo Festival Info & Schedule | Ramon Ayala, Lucha Libre, Ballet & Mariachi, Carnival, Día de los Muertos Exhibit & More

2014 Portland Cinco de Mayo Festival

The 2014 Portland Cinco de Mayo fest starts Saturday, May 3rd at Waterfront Park and includes Luchadores Wrestling,  El Rey de la Acordión–the King of the Accordion–Ramon Ayala, Mariachi Guadalajara, a Naturalization Ceremony,  a Live Butterfly Exhibit, Mariachi Mass & more!

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Portland Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Info & Entertainment Schedule:

Cinco de Mayo Festival
May 3rd, 4th, 5th, 2014 | 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
More info: cincodemayo.org
Brought to you by: PGSCA

Tom McCall Waterfront Park
1020 Naito Parkway
Portland, OR. 97204

We are partnering with SnowCap Community Charities this year, a philanthropic organization created to provide food, clothing, advocacy and other services to the poor. Bring canned or non-perishable food to the fiesta any day to benefit SnowCap Community Charities!

ADMISSION
LES SCHWAB $2 off adult admission coupon available at any Portland/Vancouver-area Les Schwab store or go to www.getmyperks.com and buy online (discount good Sat and Sun).

Adults: $14.00 on Saturday***, $8 Sunday & Monday | 13 and older
Child: $4.00 | 6 years to 12 years
Seniors: $5 on Saturday***, $4 on Sunday & Monday | 62 yrs and older
Children 6yrs and under: FREE compliments of COMCAST

*** Saturday price includes the Ramon Ayala Show – Show times 4pm or 8:30pm

Join the Portland-Guadalajara Sister City Association between Saturday May 3 through Monday May 5th to celebrate the 30th annual Portland Cinco de Mayo Fiesta! We have something special for everyone this year including a laser light show, a Día de Los Muertos exhibit, a live butterfly garden , and El Rey de la Acordión–the King of the Accordion–Ramon Ayala on Saturday!

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Entertainment

2014 Portland Cinco de Mayo Festival

2014 PGSCA Cinco de Mayo – Schedule of Events

Event at a glance:

• Comcast Stage & Main Stage: Open daily from 11 am to 11 pm. See below for complete schedule.

• Children’s Area: Open daily from 11 am to 10:30 pm. Come and visit the “Plaza de Niños” children’s area and take part in all the FREE family fun including crafts and face painting..

• Día de los muertos – Day of dead exhibit: Open daily from 11 am to 11 pm.

• Providence Laser Light Show sponsored by Funtastic Shows: Every night at 9:15 pm and 10 pm.

• Dennis Seven Dee’s Free Live Butterfly exhibit: Open daily from 11 am to 11 pm.

• Funtastic Carnival rides: Open daily from 11 am to 11 pm. If you want a thrill, scare or to just laugh yourself silly, Funtastic has you covered – family fun for everyone!!!

• Jupiter Hotel Artisan Village: Artisans are flying in directly from Mexico to display their beautiful artwork. Open daily from 11 am to 11 pm.

• Tequila Cantinas: Open daily. We have 2 cantinas, one located by the Comcast Celebration stage and another in the main tent.

• US Boxing: Saturday May 3rd from 2 pm to 7 pm. Under Morrison Bridge.

• Lucha Libre: Sunday May 4th, 3:30 pm & 6 pm. Monday May 5th, 3 pm & 5:30 pm. Under Morrison Bridge.

• International Mariachi Guadalajara & Ballet Folklorico Mexico En La Piel: Guadalajara’s Mariachis and Oregon’s premier dance troupe will be performing every day. For times, check schedule below.

For more admission information go here.

2 Stages of Entertainment

2014 Cinco de Mayo will feature 2 stages, the “Main Stage” and the “Comcast “Celebration Stage”. Each stage showcases a broad variety and mixture of entertainment, anything from ethnic Mexican ballet dance to local talent.


Saturday, May 3, 2014

Main Stage

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Ballet Folkórico México en la Piel & Mariachi Guadalajara – Mariachi from Guadalajara & Oregon’s Folkloric dance troupe
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Los Cuatro Alegres – Conjunto Tejano
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Ramon Ayala y sus Bravos del Norte – Enjoy the Norteña Music from the Accordion King Ramón Ayala
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Enemigos del Silenzio – Mexican Pop Band
8:30 pm – 11:00 pm Ramon Ayala y sus Bravos del NorteEnjoy the Norteña Music from the Accordion’s king Ramón Ayala

Celebration Stage

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Andean Music – Live Performance
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Ballet Academia de Niños – Children’s Ballet Folklorico
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Ballet Folkorico México en la Piel & Mariachi Guadalajara – Mariachi from Guadalajara & Folklorico Dance Troupe
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Pura Vida Orquesta – Live Performance
8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Las 3 Divas with Mariachi Guadalajara – Edna Vazquez, Noemi Cervantes & Martha Muchow
9:30 pm – 11:00 pm El Raffa De Alaska & The Deadliest Catch Band – Cumbia!
Listen to El Raffa De Alaska y Sus Compas here!

*Amateur Boxing! (Under Morrison Bridge) 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm


Sunday, May 4, 2014

Main Stage

10:00am – 11:00 am Mariachi Mass – Catholic Mass open to all – Bilingual (English & Spanish) – led by the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Portland
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Ballet Folkorico México en la Piel & Mariachi Guadalajara – Mariachi from Guadalajara & Folklorico Dance Troupe
2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Ballet Folkorico Tlanesa – Salem’s Children Ballet
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Las 3 Divas con Mariachi Los Palmeros – Edna Vazquez, Noemi Cervantes & Martha Muchow
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Ballet Folkorico México en la Piel & Mariachi Guadalajara – Mariachi from Guadalajara & Folklorico Dance Troupe
8:30 pm – 11:00 pm Grupo Antifaz – Mexican Music

Celebration Stage

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Hillsboro School District Mariachi Una Voz – Mariachi Music
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Zumba with Giselle – Latin Zumba!
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Ballet Folklorico Papalotl – Oregon’s Premier Children’s Ballet Folklorico
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Fuego Latino 7 – Mexican Pop
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm La Heroine Devine – Rock Latino
9:00 pm – 10:30 pm Banda Rebelde del Pacífico – Portland’s Premier Banda
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*¡Lucha Libre! (Under Morrison Bridge) 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm & 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm


Monday, May 5, 2014

Main Stage

10:00am – 11:00 am Student Assembly
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Naturalization Ceremony – Oregon residents take their U.S. citizen’s oath
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Ballet Folkorico México en la Piel & Mariachi Guadalajara – Mariachi from Guadalajara & Folklorico Dance Troupe
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Las 3 Divas con Mariachi Los Palmeros – Edna Vazquez, Noemi Cervantes & Martha Muchow
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Ballet Folkorico México en la Piel & Mariachi Guadalajara – Mariachi from Guadalajara & Folklorico Dance Troupe
9:00 pm – 10:00 pm Grupo Candente “El fogonazo Musical” – Versatile

Celebration Stage

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Academia de Ballet Folklorica de Niños – Children’s Ballet Folklorico
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Zumba with Giselle – Latin Zumba!
3:45 pm – 4:45 pm Ballet Folklorico Papalotl – Oregon’s Premier Children’s Ballet Folklorico
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Los Supremos – Conjunto Tejano
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Fuego Latino 7 – Mexican Pop
8:30 pm – 10:00 pm Conjunto Alegre – Salsa/Merengue

*¡Lucha Libre! (Under Morrison Bridge) 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm & 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

 

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