Oxnard Salsa Festival

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Presented by the Oxnard Downtowners, the award-winning Oxnard Salsa Festival features the region’s top salsa and Latin Jazz bands, non-stop salsa dancing, marketplace shopping, tortilla art for kids, a Salsa Tasting Tent, two international food courts, and salsa dance exhibitions.

The 25th Annual Oxnard Salsa Festival will be held during July 28 & 29, 2018.

If you are a member of the media who would like to attend, please contact Diane Rumbaugh to secure a press pass BEFORE FESTIVAL WEEKEND.

2017 Press Releases

July 24, 2017Oxnard Salsa Festival Announces Salsa Recipe Contest/Professional Division Winners

July 7, 2017Tickets Now on Sale for the Oxnard Salsa Festival Friday Night Concert

June 26, 2017Oxnard Salsa Festival Announces Six Stars for the Dancing with our Community Stars Dance Contest and Charity Fundraiser

May 22, 2017Local Talent Showcased on the Community Stage 

May 11, 2017 – Entries Being Accepted for The Great Oxnard Salsa Challenge

March 1, 2017Vendor Applications Available

February 21, 2017 –  Dates Set for the 2017 Oxnard Salsa Festival

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Media Contact:

Diane Rumbaugh
Festival Media


Photography throughout site is courtesy of Chris Zsarnay, Ruth Ballin, Kenneth Earl, Kelly Gray, Scott Hern, Richard Jenkins.

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