|Chandler's Hispanic Heritage Month Events
The Human Relations Commission and City of Chandler are proud to be a part of Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations, in honor of the many contributions of
This year's Hispanic Heritage Month events include:
Hispanic Heritage Art Walk
Friday, September 16
6:00 to 9:30 p.m.
Downtown Chandler - AJ Chandler Park
Local handcrafted art, ballet folklorico, a youth mariachi band and a Tucson-based salsa-rumba fusion band; a recipe for a lively, cultural Friday night. In honor of Hispanic Heritage month, the monthly Third Friday Chandler Art Walk in Downtown Chandler is partnering with local cultural organizations for the Sept. 16 art walk.
This free-to-attend event runs 6:00-9:30 p.m. Entertainment will begin at 6:30 p.m. when Arizona band, Rumba Mezcal, begins their set. Guests are encouraged to arrive by 7 p.m. for a joint performance by Ballet Folklorico Quetzalli - Chandler, AZ and a youth mariachi band.
17th Annual Mariachi & Folklorico Festival
Saturday, October 1
Doors Open at 5:30 p.m. | Show begins at 7:00 p.m.
Chandler Center for the Arts
250 N. Arizona Ave.
Culture is abundant at the 17th Annual C.A.L.L.E. de Arizona Mariachi & Folklorico Festival, enjoy a vibrant journey of the music and traditional dances of Mexico. Featuring Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano, a Grammy Award-winning 13-piece ensemble and one of the biggest names in Mariachi. Joining them by popular demand is Mariachi Sonido de Mexico from Tucson, AZ.
Other entertainment highlights include:
- Dancers from Ballet Folklorico Quetzalli-AZ
- Tradiciones Dance Company
- Ballet Folklorico Primavera
- Institute of Folklorico Mexicano
- Rascapetatiando Dance Company
$25, $35 & $45
For more information and to purchase tickets visit http://www.chandlercenter.org/concerts/70-calle-mariachi-festival