Latest Fiesta News
2013 Spirit & Jr. Spirit of Fiesta Announced
Our 2013 Spirit of Fiesta Auditions were held on Saturday, April 20th at La Cumbre Junior High. Twenty-two participants auditioned for the title Spirit and Junior Spirit of Fiesta.
Congratulations to Corrie Jimenez who was named 2013 Spirit of Fiesta and to Kailani Cordero who was crowned 2013 Junior Spirit of Fiesta. We would also like to congratulate Alexandra Freres for being chosen Spirit Runner-Up and to Sophia Cordero as Junior Spirit Runner-Up.
Congratulations and a job well done by all the participants. It was a beautiful show. If you missed it, you may catch it on COX 8 at 12noon, Monday through Friday from April 22nd to May 3rd.
Photo by Fritz Olenberger
Fiesta Coffee Table Book
Support the Fiesta Coffee Table Book by pre-ordering your book by Friday, March 22. http://www.celebratefiesta.com
A hardbound 12x12 inch, 240 page coffee table book featuring over 600 images, 11 years of photos of California’s most colorful and historic, annual celebration. Photos by Art Fisher.
2013 El Presidente Named
Josiah Jenkins named El Presidente 2013. Josiah has been involved in Fiesta since 1976 and has served on the board since 1993. He has served as fundraising chairman, Rodeo chairman, secretary and treasurer. He is a fifth generation Californian and he and his family own and operate Jedlicka’s Western Wear of Santa Barbara and Los Olivos.