05/02/07 — Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at Waynesborough

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Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at Waynesborough

By News-Argus Staff
Published in News on May 2, 2007 1:50 PM

A Cinco de Mayo Festival Saturday at the Waynesborough Historical Village will feature Latin music, dancing, food, games, a health fair and a car show

The festival, sponsored by the Hispanic Community Development Center, will be held from noon until 5 p.m.

Registration for the car show, sponsored by Doug Henry Pontiac GMC, will begin at 9 a.m. Judging will be at 1:30 p.m., and trophies will be presented at 3 p.m.

An opening ceremony at noon will be followed by the Los Deltos band at 12:30 p.m. and the Baile Folklorico Espititu Hispano Americano dance group from Kinston at 12:45 p.m. The band will play again at 1 p.m. The dance group will perform again at 1:15 p.m.

At 2 p.m., there will be a demonstration by the Hwarang Warrior Martial Arts School.

Children will burst open Pinatas at 3, 3:30 and 4 p.m.

At 3:15 and 3:45 p.m., the Expression of Panama dance group will perform.

At 4 p.m., the Banda Relajo will perform.

For information call Willie Cartagena at 738-0604, his wife, Tammy, at 222-2650, or e-mail Ana Cruz at cruzingmom@yahoo.com.