Last month we confirmed that an in person 27th Annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza would be taking place in December of this year. Today, we would like to announce that the official presale for the event will begin on the 26th day of July on Ticketmaster exclusively for subscribers of the MariachiMusic.com newsletter and social media followers. To get exclusive access to this password protected presale, and secure the best seats for the biggest and most important mariachi event in Texas, make sure you subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. The password for mariachimusic.com subscribers and social media followers is at the bottom of this blog.
This year’s concert will feature Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán who will perform under the direction of musical director Carlos Martinez. Winners of the 27th Annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza will open for the group. Concert and competitions will take place on Friday, December 3 and Saturday, December 4, 2021.
This year, the Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza will offer options to upgrade for a VIP add-on for any ticket holder. This gives all concert goers the opportunity to take photos with celebrities prior to the concert. Prices for VIP tickets will be broken down below.
- Exclusive pre-show photo Meet & Greet with a member of Mariachi Vargas
+ $25 to any ticket purchased
- Everything on Level I
- Access to exclusive pre-show VIP Reception with light refreshments and music.
- On-site VIP Group host
- Pre-show tour merchandise shopping opportunity
+ $50 to any ticket purchased
- Everything on Levels I and II
- Commemorative Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza tote bag
- Commemorative Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza laminate
+ $75 to any ticket purchased
- Everything on Level I, II, and III
- Commemorative Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza T-Shirt
+ $100 to any ticket purchased
The Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza is one of the largest and longest-running mariachi music festivals in the world. Since 1995, the event has been held annually to celebrate culture and traditions through world-class performances. The most important event held during the weeklong event is a concert featuring the world renowned and Mexico City based Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán and National Mariachi Group and Vocal Competition winners.
Mariachi Vargas is well known for their iconic sound and style, unique arrangements, recordings and live performances. Its current sixth generation represents the state of the art in mariachi music with world-class vocalists and instrumentalists, precise ensemble work, flawless arrangements and spellbinding showmanship. Their deep-rooted history spans over 100 years and influences hundreds of young artists who compete for a chance to open for the group.
Award-winning mariachi groups and vocalists are considered the best student mariachi performers in the nation. The Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza National Group and Vocal Competitions are the only competitions in the world judged by members of Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán. They are the largest and most competitive competitions in the world for students in elementary/middle school, high school and college/university.
A complete schedule for the 27th Annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza is available at mariachimusic.com.
Concert tickets for the general public go on sale on August 13th on Ticketmaster.com. To purchase tickets starting July 26, go to ticketmaster.com and insert the passcode: MVE2021
Thank you for your support of the 27th Annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza!