THE 4th ANNUAL MARIACHI FESTIVAL SUNDAY, APRIL 2, 2017 CALIFORNIA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, ESCONDIDO. The Route 78 Rotary Club’s Mariachi Festival was sold out in its first 3 years! The 2017 4th Annual Mariachi Festival promises to deliver an even more exciting concert. Join us! Get your tickets now!

Mariachi Garibaldi

Mariachi Garibaldi is the performing ensemble from Southwestern College. It is the first school in the world to offer a college degree in mariachi music. Students study mariachi performance, music theory, instrumental and vocal technique, mariachi history, and fulfill general education requirements.

Ballet Folklórico Tierra Caliente

The mission of the Ballet Folklórico Tierra Caliente is to represent the various visual and performing artistic branches that Mexican Folklore has to offer, serving as representatives of this moving art. The group believes that their dancers not only benefit physically from the dance activity but also mentally from the dance activity.

USD Mariachi Toreros

Mariachi Toreros from the University of San Diego was established in 2012. Under the direction of Serafin Paredes this ensemble gives students the opportunity to learn about mariachi music and perform at events on and off campus. Mariachi Toreros has performed at events for Mexico’s former president Vicente Fox, California State legislature Dr. Shirley Weber, former USD president Mary Lyons, and many others.

Proceeds supporting education & charitable programs for children & youth in North County San Diego