Apr 11, 2014 4:55 PM by Alyssa Reilly
CHANDLER- The 17th Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration is calling all chihuahuas for the Chihuahua Races in May.
The celebration will be held on Saturday, May 3 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Public Library Courtyard, 100 E. Commonwealth Ave.
In addition to the Chihuahua Races, the event will feature two stages of entertainment, food vendors and the Día de los Niños Health Fair. The health fair will include free health screenings and healthy living information.
The Chihuahua Races kick off at 2 p.m., followed by the crowning of the king and queen chihuahua. Registration for the races start at noon and is only open to the first 150 dogs. The cost to enter a dog into the race is $20 and $10 to enter for the king and queen coronation.
The winner of the races will be awarded a trophy and a $500 cash prize.
To pre-register online, click here.