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John “Fish” Fischle and Nancy Ingham take to the dance floor. Photo by Brian Park
John “Fish” Fischle and Nancy Ingham take to the dance floor. Photo by Brian Park

The Capistrano Dispatch

Tickets are on sale for the Fiesta Association’s annual El Presidente Ball.

The Western-style formal dinner will take place on Saturday, March 14, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., at Mission San Juan Capistrano, 26801 Ortega Hwy. The event includes live music by The Chapped Cheeks, dancing and a silent auction. Guests are encouraged to come dressed in Western, Spanish, Mexican or early Californian attire.

Tickets cost $65 or $600 for a table of 10, and can be purchased by calling 949.547.2778, visiting, through the San Juan Capistrano chamber of commerce, or at Fiesta Association meetings, which take place Wednesday nights from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Nydegger Building, 31421 La Matanza Street.

To view photos from last year’s El Presidente Ball, click here. For more information, visit

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