Mayors Race

2018 Contestants:
Nicki Branch, FalconRidge Equine Rescue
Miss Emma, Cowpokes 4 Camp
Trent Green, VC Chamber
Laura Gordon, VC Democrats
Krista Hubbard, Rotary Club of Valley Center
Crimson Williams, VC Pageant Association
Erik Jockinsen, VC Building Committee
Phil Stone, Kiwanis
Whitey McKenzie, VCCAG

Mayors Race Throwdown Schedule

$20 for admission

  • $10 goes to the venue host for dinner and one (1) beverage
  • $5 goes as a ‘Vote’ to the candidate of your choice
  • $5 goes to the Valley Center Chamber of Commerce

5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

April 5 – Hilltop Winery:  Krista vs. Phil

April 12 – El Rey, Pauma Valley:  Ms. Emma vs. Laura

April 19 – SR76 Beerworks: Crimson vs. Trent

April 26 – VC Country Farmers Market: Erik vs. Nikki

May 3 – Hilltop Winery: Whitney vs. Krista

May 10 – SR76 Beerworks: Laura vs. Nikki

May 17 – Triple B Winery: Crimson vs. Trent

May 24 – Western Days Guns & Hoses Chili Cook-off at VC Fire Station: Erik vs. Phil


The Honorary Mayors Race is a Chamber function / fundraiser for the Jack Vosberg Scholarship and a fundraiser for all of the Service Clubs/Groups that participate.   The event runs in the months preceding Western Days and has its final event at the Western Days Chili Cook-off announcing the Mayor. The winner will attend various community events throughout the year and have the high honor of riding in the Western Days Parade.
Contact the Valley Center Chamber of Commerce with any questions: or 760-749-8472