JULY 27th 2019

Saturday 10 am - 9 pm

Salsa Competition

We welcome a variety of salsas made with both traditional and unique ingredients to compete for the top award. Come try the best salsas the borderland has to offer, don't forget to have water nearby!

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Red & Green Chile Competition

Have what it takes to make the perfect red or green chile dish? We'll be awarding the best in the southwest while guests enjoy tasting New Mexico's holy grail.

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A Deming & Luna County Tradition

Sure, Deming is known for Pure Water and Fast Ducks, but Southwest New Mexico is also the #1 producer of green chile in America, with Deming being home to the largest chile and jalapeno processing facility in the world. There is nowhere better to put your salsa skills to the test.

As if there needed to be more reason than spicy salsas, flavorful red and green chile, there's more to the Salsa Fest!

  • JalapeƱo Eating Contest
  • Watermelon Eating Contest
  • Green Chile Roasting
  • Live Entertainment
  • 5K
  • Vendors
  • Kid Zone
  • Beer & Wine Garden
  • and more!

Mark your calendars and join us July 27th at Luna County Courthouse Park in Deming!

07.29.17 Luna County Salsa Festival

Would you like to be a vendor?

We're currently accepting applications for vendors for our 2019 MainStreet Luna County Salsa Festival. We're excited about food vendors, arts/crafts, and other vendors joining us again for another great year!