Ford Mariachi Festival

When: April 23, 2024 6:00 PM

Where: Downtown area of the River Walk, 849 Commerce Street, San Antonio, TX 78205

Discover the vibrant heart of tradition and culture at the Ford Mariachi Festival! This event, celebrated as an official part of Fiesta, offers an unforgettable experience with enchanting Mariachi bands and Folklorico dancers from local schools and colleges. Here's what makes the Ford Mariachi Festival a must-visit event:

  • Absolutely Free: Dive into the festive spirit along the entire 2 ½ mile downtown portion of the River Walk without spending a dime.

  • Enchanting Performances: Be mesmerized as barges filled with Mariachi bands and Folklorico dancers in traditional costumes float by, offering random, live performances that capture the essence of the culture.

  • Sip and Enjoy: What better way to enjoy the festivities than sitting back with a margarita in hand? It's the perfect excuse to relax and soak in the vibrant music and dance.

  • Traditional Attire: Each performance group adorns traditional Mariachi costumes or Folklorico dresses, bringing the rich heritage and traditions to life right before your eyes.

Join us at the Ford Mariachi Festival for a celebration of culture, music, and dance. It's more than just an event; it's an experience that unites the community and visitors in a colorful display of tradition. Whether you're a local resident or a traveler seeking to immerse yourself in local culture, this festival promises an array of unforgettable moments. Don't miss out on this free, official Fiesta event where the music floats by and the spirit of celebration is alive in every note and step.