FAQ

  • The Event Starts Friday March 25, 2022, and ends Sunday April 3, 2022.
  • The event is located at Sims Park, 5547 Main St. New Port Richey, Fl.
  • The Carnival is located at 5520 Grand Blvd. New Port Richey, FL 34652 behind the Harry Schwettman Education Center.
  • The Chasco Fiesta event is organized and produced by a committee of 12 volunteers. The Chasco Fiesta Inc. committee meets and organizes the event throughout the year. The event hosts approximately 25 not-for-profit organizations.
  • For information email Sponsorship@chascofiesta.com
    • There is no dedicated parking for Chasco Fiesta. The City of New Port Richey has several free parking lots near the event. Handicap parking is available at City parking lots.
      • The Gloria Swanson Parking Lot on Bank St.
      • The Thomas Meighan Parking Lot on Nebraska Ave. and Missouri Ave.
      • New Port Richey Parking Garage behind the Keiser University at 6218 US-19 with transportation to the city.
      • Local Churches on Indiana Ave. (small fee).
      • Carnival - Schwettman Parking Lot on Gulf Dr. with transportation to the event.
  • For 2021 the Chasco Fiesta will have a $5 entry fee, except Monday. Children under 12 are free. The last Saturday and Sunday entertainment shows will have an additional fee for reserved seating to the concert. The $5 admission fee will act as general admission (standing only) for both shows.
  • Re-entry is allowed.
  • Saturday 4/2 and Sunday 4/3 reserved seating can be purchased through Ruth Eckerd Hall Experience - www.rutheckerdhall.com
  • Tickets are non-refundable.
  • Yes, there are many vendors including food, native crafts, and local businesses. To become a vendor, go to the Vendor/Volunteer menu button on the Homepage and navigate to the vendor type that best describes your business.
  • Go to the Vendor/Volunteer menu button on the Homepage, navigate to the volunteer section. Fill out the volunteer form.
    • The following items ARE permitted:
      • Blankets
      • Cameras
      • Sunscreen
      • A personal bag
      • Medically required items (crutches, wheelchair, medications, etc.)

    Kindly note that all bags and purses will be inspected by police or security upon entry.

    • The following items are NOT permitted and may be forfeited during the bag check:
      • Outside food and drink, including alcohol
      • Weapons of any kind
      • Illegal drugs and/or drug paraphernalia
      • Glass, metal, or plastic beverage/food containers
      • Flasks
      • Laser pointers
      • Coolers
      • Roller skates/blades, bikes, scooters, skateboards, and hoverboards
      • Umbrellas, tents, and chairs
      • Golf cart or motorized vehicle
      • Distribution of flyers
      • Unauthorized vending
    • Yes, there will be at least one ATM at the event and several at the carnival.
    • Yes, there are several Hotels in the New Port Richey area.