Las Cruces International Mariachi Conference
Mariachi music will fill the air this June, as the community celebrates and appreciates the cultural and visual arts during this three-day conference.
The mission of the LCIMC is to preserve and promote the cultural art forms of mariachi music and folkloric dance through educational workshops and performance opportunities for youth and adults.
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2016 LCIMC Events
Ezequiel Peña "El Nuevo Charro De Mexico" Concert & Dance
Friday, June 3, 2016 from 7:30 PM to 11:00 PM (MDT)
Ezequiel Peña "El Nuevo Charro De Mexico" Concert presentation on June 3, 2016 with Mariachi and Banda and his entire Equestrian Show. Accompanying Ezequiel Peña is award-winning Mariachi Aguilas. Peña is a 2007 Grammy Nominee for the Best Banda Album. He has recorded 16 albums, including Esa Chica Me Vacila and Provócame. See Ezequiel and his entire Equatrian performance with his Banda and with Las Cruces' own Mariachi Aguilas at the Southern New Mexico State Fairgrounds on June 3, 2016. Tickets available on April 6, 2016 at EventBrite.
LCIMC Showcase and Dance in Downtown Las Cruces
June 4, 7:30pm-12am on Main Street in Downtown Las Cruces
The Las Cruces International Mariachi Conference presents the Student Showcase and Dance on June 4th, 2016. The Student Showcase will be held at the heart of Las Cruces downtown on Main Street. Gates open at 6:30pm and will include local merchant and food vendors.
The performers of the Student Showcase will be hand selected by the Maestros of the Mariachi Conference. The participants and selected performers from the mariachi conference will perform from 7:30 to 9:30pm. Then the street will light up with more music provided by the Sangria Band for our first ever Las Cruces International Mariachi Conference Street Dance. This will go from 10pm to midnight.
We are very excited to hold this event at the center of our beautiful city.
LCIMC Mariachi Mass
Mariachi Mass will be held at Downtown Las Cruces on Sunday June 5th, 2016. More information coming soon!