2018 Conference Theme - Juntos Tocamos Bailamos y Cantamos

Join us April 25-28 at Casino del Sol

El Mariachi Canta Vocal Competition

We are proud to announce Mariachi Sol De Mexico De Jose Hernandez

will be providing Master Level instruction and Headlining Friday’s Espectacular Concert

Mr. Erasto Ortiz Oloarte is the coordinator of the Báile Folklórico Workshops

Mr. Oloarte comes to us from Veracruz and the dance selections are from Veracruz

2018 Poster

By artist Patricia Silva

Due to popular demand, the number of showcase participants were extended and the selection concluded.   

All Groups will be notified directly.


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.

Casino Del Sol

2018 TIMC

April 25-28th 2018



Volunteer registration is available. Thank you to everyone who volunteered in 2017!


IMPORTANT CHANGE – Wednesday’s Participants Dinner

The historic Wednesday Night Participants Dinner is being crafted to a new program format.  Dinner will not be provided, but the event will include many of the traditional elements with an exciting  New – El Mariachi Canta Vocal Competition. Of course, there is no cost to registered participants, and additional tickets will be available for $10 purchase during registration and for sale at the event.


Click the map above the view a map of the location of Casino del Sol, including the ability to input your address for driving directions.