This exciting day features live music performances by mariachi groups from across Southern California and beyond as they compete on stage for cash prizes before a panel of distinguished judges. Festival highlights also include: ringing of the historic Mission bells, a special performance of the National Anthem, performances by Ballet Folklorico de San Juan Capistrano, bilingual marionette shows and exhibition performances by local Capistrano Community Mariachi Program.
$15 for adults and seniors; $6 for children (ages 4-11). Individual tickets include admission into the Mission for the day (gates open at 9 a.m.) and admission to the event.
There are a limited number of individual admission tickets available, and tickets are expected to sell out.