2023 Fiesta: Out of This World!

Just a Few Photos!

2023 Fiesta Contest Winners

Cornhole Tournament

1st Place: Jame Vigil and Steven Fisher
2nd Place: Ramiro Gamboa and David Gutierrez
3rd Place: Lupe Holguin and Enrique Holguin
4th Place: Peyton and Eric Nunez

Skateboard Competition

Category – “The Young Ones”

Category – “The Young Ones”
1st Place – DJ
2nd Place – Taco
3rd Place – Ivory

Category – “Retirees”

1st Place – Yancey
2nd Place – Boggs
3rd Place – Isaac

Duck Race Winner

Chad Hazen

Mr. Fiesta

Michael Martinez-McGrath

Beard, Mustache, Hat Contest

Beard: DJ Kennan
Mustache: Gerard
Hat: Frank

Pet Parade Raffle Winners

Grill Winner

Matthew Pedroza

$120 Gift Certificate to Arenas Valley Animal Clinic

Kim Ball

$80 Gift Certificate to Arenas Valley Animal Clinic

Rebecca Pace


Grand Marshall

Loretta Tooley

Fiesta 2023 Grand Marshall Loretta Tooley

Category 1: Floats

Riverbend Hot Springs

Category 2: Non-motorized

Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Posse

Category 3: Walking / Marching

Sierra Elementary Complex

Category 4: Vehicles

Category 4 – Vehicles
Talon Septic

Basketball Tournament

8-10 Age Group

Fab 5 – Malikai Evans, Augustin V, Sean and Brody Lee

11-12 Age Group

Blanks – Devon Borunda, Martin Garcia, Jacob Cano, William Duncan

14-16 Age Group

JJ C, Adrian Gomez, Moises E, Jacob Padilla

17+ Age Group

Dynasty – Kyle Blacklock, Lloyd M, Josh Koch

Fishing Derby Winners

First Fish

Amiya Padilla

Most Fish

Amiya Padilla

Biggest Fish

Dante Robinson

Rifle Raffle Winner

Kaycie Roush

Visitor Booth Raffle Winners

Clay Cates – (Texas) Poster from Center Gallery
Tiffany Williams – (New Mexico) Art by Lady of Daggers
Linda Gerstenberth – (Florida) Poster from Center Gallery
Mark Schilkey – (New Mexico) Art by Center Gallery

2023 Fiesta Entertainment

Truth or Consequences band Mos Gato

Mos Gato

On Stage:
May 5, 2023 5:00pm
Mos Gato is a locally based trio bringing a high energy mix of Indie Rock, Blues, Reggae, Psychedelic Rock, and Funk together for a soulful stage performance. Backed by percussionist T Xiques and bassist Beau Akers; guitarist/vocalist Reed Rische winds through outer space and beyond. Prepare for takeoff!
Burt Ferguson and The Consequences

The Consequences Featuring Burt Ferguson

On Stage:
May 5, 2023 6:00pm
A local band consisting of four talented musicians, all hailing from back east, who synchronistically and possibly serendipitously met in their new home town of TorC.
Rooster Blackspur and Lasso Band

Rooster Blackspur & Lasso Band

On Stage:
May 5, 2023 8:00pm
Rooster Blackspur is a singer-songwriter and storyteller who has been captivating audiences all over the nation for the past 13 years. She has had her big and undeniable voice since she was a small kid singing to the ravens from her hand-hewn tree fort in the Alaskan wilderness. Her music is a reflection of her unique upbringing and her message is to brave your own personal wilderness, live a courageous life, and to be your own strange wild self.
Tudy Romero and the Silver Bullet Band

Tudy Romero & the Silver Bullet Band

On Stage:
May 6, 2023 3:00pm
Tudy & the Silver Bullet Band have been a staple of the Sierra County music scene since their inception in 1964. Founded by Tudy Romero at the tender age of 13, the band has undergone various transformations with different musicians joining and leaving over the years. However, their commitment to delivering unforgettable performances has remained constant.
Grupo Dulzura

Grupo Dulzura

On Stage:
May 6, 2023 5:00pm
Grupo Dulzura is a four-member variety band that hails from Roswell, NM. The band was founded by Amanda, the lead vocalist and bass player, and her dad Andy, who also sings and plays guitar, about two years ago. Jesse is their keyboard player, and Oscar is their drummer. Amanda has been singing all her life in church, and she’s played with bands since she was 11 years old. Her dad has also been playing for years, and the band has generations of music in their blood. Music is a constant in Amanda’s life, and she hopes her son will learn to love and embrace it like she has.
Los Domingueros

Los Domingueros

On Stage:
May 6, 2023 7:00pm
Los Domingueros is a unique band that combines the love of Latin dance and ska under the lead of front-man Josue Urrutia. The band was started in August of 2021, following a car accident that put Josue on a soul-searching journey. After playing at a venue as a solo artist, he quickly assembled some musician friends to perform as a band, which sparked the birth of Los Domingueros.
Fiesta Schedule 2023
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