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Register Your Teams Now: Choose901 + Latino Memphis Festival Announce Salsa Making Championship

Think your family salsa recipe is the best one out there? Come show us your skills at the Salsa Making Championship during the Latino Memphis Festival Celebrating Colombia! The best part: Choose901 is deciding the winners.

This year during the Latino Memphis Festival Some of our Choose901 squad will be your group of judges in the delicious and heated competition to find the best salsa. Registration is $15 per team with a maximum of 3 people per team.

>>Register your team by the deadline: Friday, May 5<<



  • When: Saturday, May 13th
  • Where: Overton Park
  • What: Latino Memphis Festival Salsa-Making Championship
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Teams will get to make their own salsa recipe fresh and right onsite to be named the best of these categories: Best Spicy, Best Mild, or Best Sweet & Savory Salsa in the 901! The 1st place winners of each category will be awarded prizes. Festival goers will also be able to choose their favorite salsa by exchanging salsa samples for a donation of your choice to benefit Latino Memphis. Whichever team has the most donations will be awarded the People’s Choice Overall Winner with a gift basket prize of gift certificates to enjoy some Memphis favorites.

The Latino Memphis Festival is a free outdoor festival for people from all over Memphis to experience the Colombian Lifestyle. From cuisine, arts & crafts, fun activities, performances, and so much more, there will be endless amounts of fun and activities.

This lively festival will not only connect you with the Latino community, but also Latino Memphis and the inspiring work they do serving local families and connecting them with the city.

For more information on the Salsa Championship, go here.

Visit Latino Memphis to learn more about the festival.

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