Sunday, May 4: The Real Cinco de Mayo
6 p.m. at the ASCI Office, 33 Page Ave.
Admission: Only $5 at the door
Dr. Phyllis Smith, Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences at Mars Hill University, will speak about the Battle of Puebla and debunk the party myth of Cinco de Mayo, then we’ll watch the acclaimed movie Cinco de Mayo: La Batalla. (Click here to view the trailer.) There will be a variety of refreshments, including mojitos and popcorn. We hope to see you there!
Welcome to Asheville Sister Cities, Inc.! We are a non-profit organization that serves to promote international awareness and maintain relations with Asheville’s sister cities of Vladikavkaz, Russia; San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico; Saumur, France; Karpenisi, Greece; Valladolid, Mexico; and Osogbo, Nigeria.
Join us for international films, performances, travel opportunities, food and wine tastings, and a chance to promote peace through global friendship.