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Wednesday, August 10, 2011

ROSARITO BEACH - 2nd Annual Mariachi Festival



The 2nd Annual Mariachi Festival
The best of Mariachi music and dance groups from Mexico and the U.S. In addition to the chance to hear great mariachi music, the thousands expected to attend from both Mexican and the U.S. Ticket sales will go toward helping build Rosarito’s first Boys & Girls Club. A beachfront spectacular on the grounds of the Rosarito Beach Hotel will feature both mariachi and folkloric ballet competitions each day with groups from junior high through college age from both countries.

Date: Sept. 28 - Oct. 2
Cost: Daily Competitions Tickets - Adult $10.00 & Child $5.00
Extravaganza Evening Oct. 1st - Adult $25.00 & Child $15.00
A three-day ticket package with access to ALL events (*purchased at the time you make your room reservations) - Adult $45.00  & Child $20.00. *To qualify for the special all-events ticket, room and ticket reservations must be made prior to September 1st; Room package $49 and $59. To purchase tickets by credit card, simply CLICK HERE, then click on the green button that says "Register Now"

Schedule:

  • Sept. 28-30: Student Workshops…check-in 
  • Sept. 30: Official Opening Ceremonies
  • Sept. 30: Participant Showcase
  • Oct. 1-2: Competencias Team USA vs. Team Mexico in both mariachi y baile folkl├│rico
  • Oct. 1: Extravaganza en la Noche…Grammy Award-winning entertainment
  • Oct. 2: Awards and Closing Ceremonies 
Tickets on sale at the Rosarito Beach Hotel, the Rosarito Convention & Visitors Bureau or, if still available, at the event. Proceeds from the Mariachi festival will go toward the construction and operation of the Rosarito Boys and Girls Club. Members of Rosarito’s large expatriate community will be helping as event volunteers and the Rosarito Beach Hotel is offering special lodging packages.

The mariachi festival has been named an official event of Mexico’s bicentennial. Details are available:
www.MARIACHIFORGRINGOSII.com or email GILSPERRY@YAHOO.COM  or  ROSYMTORRES@HOTMAIL.COM