Arts council to present ensemble
The Quay Council for Arts and Humanities will present its last event of the season, Somei Yoshino Taiko Ensemble (SYTE), at 7 p.m. Monday at the Tucumcari High School Auditorium.
Founded in 1999, Somei Yoshino Taiko Ensemble is comprised of four artists who blend rhythms, world-inspired melodic woodwinds and strings, original costumes, theatrical sets and lighting, and a modern movement/dance vocabulary.
General admission tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Season tickets are accepted for this performance. Call the Tucumcari/Quay County Chamber for tickets or information at 461-1694.
Community college to celebrate Cinco de Mayo
Mesalands Community College is hosting its Cinco de Mayo celebration from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. May 5 in the main building parking lot.
There will be food, games and Mariachi dancers. There is no charge for admission. For information, call 461-4413.
Registration coming for football tournament
May 6 is the deadline for flag football teams to sign up for the 11th annual Hike It and Spike It 4-on-4 charity flag football tournament.
The tournament will be held Memorial Day weekend, May 26-28, at the Cielo Grande Recreation Area in Roswell.
Teams in the “Show Me the Money” division will vie for $20,000 in cash prizes. Other divisions and events are designed for teams ages 7 to adult. All competitions are open to both males and females.
For information, visit www.roswellgridiron.com