Our Mission is to promote awareness and foster traditional values of Mariachi music and Baile Folklórico through educational activities that increase knowledge, artistic and technical experience, cultural identity, and pride in our youth and community.
The International Mariachi Conference started here in Tucson Arizona. Read how Los Changuitos Feos, Mariachi Cobre and the citizens of Tucson Arizona came together to make this event what it is today.
2017 TICKETS ON SALE NOW
Tickets for the 2017 Tucson International Mariachi Conference Showcase Concert, Festival Garibaldi, and Participant Dinner are available for purchase online.
Looking for a fun and exciting way to meet some talented mariachi musicians and performers? Volunteer for the Annual Tucson International Mariachi Conference.
In Memory of Don José “Pepe” Martinez
Honorning the memory of Don José ‘Pepe’ Martínez for his countless compositions and arrangements which he contributed to the field of Mariachi music. He was the tireless director of “El Mejor Mariachi del Mundo” – Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán for over forty years and a founding member of Mariachi Nuevo Tecalitlán.