Mesilla Mariachi Sundays, September 8 - November 17, 2013 (No events on October 6 and November 3, 2013)
|3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.||Mesilla Mariachi Sundays||Old Mesilla, on the Plaza|
Friday, November 22, 2013
|7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.||Student Showcase Concert||TBA|
Saturday, November 23, 2013
|Spectacular Concert||Pan American Center|
Sunday, November 24, 2013
|9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.||Mariachi Mass||Pan American Center|
|10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.||Parque Festival||Old Mesilla, on the Plaza|
|12 Noon||Mariachi Competition @ Parque Festival||Old Mesilla, on the Plaza|
CONCERTS & FESTIVAL
The conference includes concerts and a festival which are open to the public! The Student Showcase Concert on Friday evening is a popular concert featuring young vocalists, Mariachi groups and Folkloric Dancers, who auditioned to perform on this stage with the "best of the best" talent! Pan American Center at NMSU is the site for the Spectacular Concert on Saturday. International performers of Mariachi Music on the Spectacular Concert stage through the years include Lola Beltran, Aida Cuevas, Ana Gabriel, Vikki Carr, Linda Ronstadt, Pepe Aguilar and Pedro Fernandez. Mariachi groups that have performed in past years are Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitclan, Mariachi Camperos de Nati Cano, Mariachi Cobre, Mariachi Divas, Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles, Mariachi Mujer 2000 and Las Colibri.
Parque Festival at the Mesilla Plaza offers family entertainment, music, dance, artisans and the popular New Mexico foods.
All are invited to celebrate at the traditional Mariachi Mass at the Pan American Center on the NMSU Campus on Sunday. Mariachi Cobre assists with the liturgical music of the mass.
For more information contact the LCIMC Office at 575-525-1735 or www.lascrucesmariachi.org.