Cinco de Mayo Fiesta murder mystery game
Forget the Siesta, Let's Fiesta! The Cinco de Mayo celebrations around the world each year honor the 1862 victory of Mexico's victory over the French - the Battle of Puebla that took place on May 5th! The Montalban Hotel, a celebrity hotspot in beautiful Los Cabos, Mexico, is hosting the annual Cinco de Mayo celebration! You've got your plane ticket booked and your ticket to this event. This is where your story begins...
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This pampered vixen of the big screen is one of the most sought-after Hollywood starlets! Magan sings more than she speaks as if she’s vying for a switch to Broadway’s bright lights. Her attention-seeking behavior is a primary reason she doesn’t get along with colleagues on set.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Classic Chiapas dress. A handheld mirror to admire yourself (optional).
Kirstin Steward has a reputation as one of Hollywood’s most delightful stars. However, away from the glitz, glam, and camera’s eye - this spoiled diva lets loose with angry tirades if she doesn’t get her wa
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Glamorous Mexican fiesta attire i.e. an embroidered off-the-shoulder top and leather pants.
Hailing from London, England, Robbie Patson is still trying to cut ties with his former vampire-themed box office hits. His rugged good looks have earned him a top spot on Hollywood’s most handsome list - even though he’s a shameless self-promoting egomaniac.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Mexican fiesta attire. Pictures of yourself to hand out to others (optional props).
One of Hollywood’s most versatile actresses, Bari Drewmore has been a staple on the big screen since she was seven years old! Her charisma and charm have catapulted her into an iconic status. Rumor has it that Bari has a hidden devious side.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Embroidered Mexican dress.
Phil Werrel landed a spot in Hollywood many years ago by his knee-slapping performances on the television show Friday Night Live. He crawled his way to the big screen and now spews comedy films like there’s no tomorrow. Phil has desperately tried to break into more serious acting roles to no avail.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS:Funny t-shirt (fiesta-inspired is optimal). Post-it note pad and pen as optional (hidden) props.
Known as the Hollywood Sweetheart, Raquel Tilson is a genuine soul and the sweetest person you’ll ever know – especially on the movie lot! A slight drawback to this sweet starlet is a problem with kleptomania. Watch your stuff carefully if she’s around!
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS:Embroidered Mexican dress. *Bring a large handbag to place stolen items during the party.
Shy Lebuff is no stranger to blunt honesty and troublemaking. Shy tells people how it is with no filter. If you’re avoiding the truth – stay away from this star. Shy has a peculiar way of staying off the paparazzi radar for long periods of time. Everyone in Hollywood wants to know his secrets.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Fabulous , Mexican-inspired, attire
Zangelina is a top A-list celebrity. Known for eccentricity, this starlet has adopted sixteen children from around the world. Zangelina is a collector of bizarre things – most often trinkets from other celebrities. There is one rule to stay harmonious with this diva – don’t try to steal her limelight!
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Classic Chiapas dress. Optional props of evidence of your 16 children (pacifiers, notes to Mom, etc.)
Pablo Santana & the Montalban Mariachi Band
Mariachi Band Leader
Pablo Santana is the hard-working leader of the most famous mariachi band in Mexico - the Montalbán Mariachi Band. He is dedicated to achieving greatness but has a problem with anger management. Pablo knows how to hold a grudge!
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Mariachi suit, large sombrero and fake/real acoustic guitar as an optional prop.
Recording Artist and Entertainer
When it comes to what fame and fortune have to offer – Riley Syrus takes it all! After a year-long media frenzy with strange behavior on stage and in public places, this star has been evading the paparazzi. Her dedicated fans are happy she isn’t acting outlandishly anymore.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS:Outrageous Mexican fiesta attire.
Author and Screenwriter
Stephen Thing is the creepy King of the Horror Genre. If Stephen’s story is made into a film, you won’t sleep soundly if you’re in the audience! Stephen is highly intellectual and a great person to chat with - as long as you can get over his eerie persona.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Fabulous but gothic attire. E.g. black poncho with black jeans.
Recording Artist and Entertainer
Taylan Swift lives the American dream as a top pop idol. She rose to the top as America’s Country Darling as a teen and now - this star can’t step into a grocery store without it being caught on film! This emotional icon craves attention. Without a doubt - she gets her share!
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Glamorous pop idol attire – Mexican fiesta themed, preferred.
Television Show Host and Media Mogul
Okra Wimpy is a television staple! She is the highest rated talk show host in the history of television and the wealthiest woman of the 21st century! Hollywood insiders call her the most influential woman in the world! However, there’s one problem with being friends with this media mogul – she’s a bit nosy for people’s tastes.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Classic Chiapas dress.
Paul Paratzy & colleagues
Member of the PaparazziPaul Paratzy is the tenacious tabloid reporter known by as the King of the Gutter Press! Paul always manages to get just the right photos and exclusive interviews with insiders. There is nothing that Paul won’t do - even including blackmail.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Cheesy business casual attire with Mexican themed accessories (i.e. taco headband, etc.) Camera (real or fake) as an optional prop.
Peggy Marshal & the MBM field crew
Executive Movie Producer and Director
This obsessive movie producer is the one to be around at a party, as she gets the dance floor moving with interpretive dance moves! She is an executive producer for MBM Picture Studios, and sources report that this producer doesn’t get along with anyone on set.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Embroidered Mexican top and jeans. Clapboard as an optional prop.
Heiress & Reality Television Personality
Everyone is tired of the media exposing London Wilton’s troubles. She’s an infamous heiress who never lifted a finger to become a celebrity. The real stars of Hollywood don’t respect this pampered princess.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Glamorous senorita costume.
Janica Alba often plays a tough heroine on the big screen. In real life, this action star is a hopeless romantic who falls in love with everyone she meets! She’s beautiful, but with a bad case of manners which often drives potential beaus away.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Embroidered Mexican Dress.
Pop Idol and Aspiring Actress
This Texas native is one of the most famous pop idols in America. Not known for a high IQ, this airhead is sure to barrage you with senseless questions.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Pop star attire with a Mexican theme.
Cuckoooooo! Is that a clock or Annie Hadaway’s brain? This former fashion model was voted by People magazine as one of the most beautiful people in the world! Too bad there wasn’t a list of the wackiest actresses in Hollywood, as she’d top the list. ell!
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Embroidered Mexican dress or have fun with an outrageous Mexican fiesta costume.
Tele N. Ewe & colleagues
Investigative Field Reporter
Tele N. Ewe is always on top of the latest story - sometimes before the stories happen! She’s an ambitious investigative reporter for the television station CBC and will stop at nothing to get the scoop. She’s rarely seen without a troupe of her co-workers from CBC News.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS:Trendy business suit (green, red, Mexican-inspired) with an optional fake microphone that has a CBC logo on it.
Jesse has recently joined the Hollywood A-List. He’s branded as a fashion violator with celeb bloggers, as he chooses to wear dirt-covered, ripped threads on the red carpet. With a brutish sense of humor, he speaks his mind without a care. Jesse blackmails other Hollywood personalities for fun. With a rash of success with his last ten movies, he certainly doesn’t need the extra cash.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS: Taco costume, or other fiesta (tacky) costume.
Actor and Film Producer
Smith Williams is an outstanding role model for today’s youth. He is a top grossing film star, but also a notorious one-upper. If you speak to this self-proclaimed perfect human, you’ll soon realize he’s done it more often and better than you did – whatever it may be.
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS:Mexican fiesta attire.
He’s tough as diamonds in the movies, but in reality, this cliché-spewing star’s a mama’s boy! Lauton is the ultimate puppet to his mother/manager. However, some report there’s a hidden analytical side to this star, and you never know what to expect out of him. That is, unless you’re his mother!
COSTUME SUGGESTIONS:Mexican fiesta attire. Try to choose something your mother would pick out for you to wear.
mexican hat dance
Life is one party at a time.
Now, it's time to have fun with your party. Always stay in character and make the experience your own. Get ready for a memorable time with your friends!