Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta Update. Education partners welcome.

Whiptail lizard at Franklin Mountains State Park by Rick LoBello

17th Annual Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta September 25-26, 2021

Updated June 11, 2021

Once again it’s going to be a very different Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta this year. Day One will be at the El Paso Zoo on Saturday, September 25, 2021 and Day Two will be at Franklin Mountains State Park, Tom Mays Unit on the west side of El Paso off of Loop 375.

For more information on the Fiesta in 2021 contact Committee Chair Dora Hernandez at cdec.fiesta@gmail.com. To participate as education partner – Participation Application link: https://bit.ly/cdecfiesta2021 

If you missed the 2020 Virtual Fiesta you can watch some of the presentations here.

To see highlights from past fiestas here are some videos you can watch.

Harris Hawk Presentation
Trans Pecos Ratsnake Presentation
Fiesta Highlights from 2015
Fiesta Highlights from 2011