Tickets for the 29th Annual Mariachi Extravaganza officially go on sale Thursday, June 15, 2023!!! Presale starts June 8th for MariachiMusic.com subscribers. The Mariachi Extravaganza returns to San Antonio November... read more →
THE MARIACHI EXTRAVAGANZA SUMMER RECITAL FEATURES YOUNG, AWARD-WINNING VOCALISTS FROM THROUGHOUT THE U.S.
Young and talented award-winning mariachi vocalists from throughout the nation will come together for a grand performance during the Mariachi Extravaganza Summer Recital on Friday, June 30th at The Tobin... read more →
For 8 years, the Mariachi Extravaganza Summer Vocal Camp has helped mariachi students improve elements of their mariachi vocal performance through group and private lessons led by professional mariachi vocalists.... read more →
The Hemisfair Ballroom at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center was close to capacity minutes before their performance. More than 2,300 music educators, students, and parents sat in the audience... read more →
California State University will offer a two week intensive Summer Arts Class for Mariachi and Ballet Folklorico
California State University is offering a two-week, collegiate level Ballet Folklorico and Mariachi training course this summer in Fresno, California, and winners of the 2022 Mariachi Extravaganza, will each receive... read more →
The University of Houston’s Mariachi Pumas will join the New York City-based dance company Ballet Nepantla on stage Friday, March 10, 2023 in the Moores Opera House as part of... read more →
Nayelli Pena from Grulla wins Grand Champion Vocalist at the Mariachi Extravaganza and a $5,000 scholarship!
Nayelli Pena from Grulla High School in Grulla, Texas was named Grand Champion Vocalist at the 28th Annual Mariachi Extravaganza in San Antonio, Texas. Congratulations Nayelli Peña from Grulla High... read more →
Congratulations to Edinburg North’s Mariachi Oro who is featured in the new documentary at Sundance “Going Varsity in Mariachi”
Edinburg North High School's Mariachi Oro will be featured in the documentary "Going Varsity in Mariachi" which is part of this year's Sundance Film Festival. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i2e6YBHNp0U The film was directed... read more →
Thank you to The New York Times and Cecilia Balli for bringing Mariachi music to the forefront in “Mariachi Country”
Most would agree that The New York Times is the pinnacle of American journalism. When the Mariachi Extravaganza started back in 1995 we never imagined the world of mariachi music... read more →
We are devastated to announce that Donato “Albert” Avila, age 39, of Corpus Christi, TX, passed away on October 20, 2022, from natural causes. Albert is survived by his wife... read more →