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mini传媒入口 Mariachi Festival

mini传媒入口 Mariachi Festival
Online ticket sales have ended. Tickets will be available for purchase in person on the day of the Festival at 5:00 pm (first come, first served). We anticipate a sold-out crowd at the first inaugural mini传媒入口 Mariachi Festival. If you are not able to score tickets, there will be an option to listen to a live broadcast of the Festival on the lawn outside Bulpitt Auditorium. Don't forget to bring your blankets!

 

mini传媒入口 Mariachi Festival

APRIL 20, 2024  |  BULPITT AUDITORIUM
5 pm          Food Trucks & Artisan Marketplace, 
                   at Freshman Square & Pastor Plaza
7 pm          Bulpitt Doors Open
7:30 pm     Mariachi Performances Begin

ADMISSION
$10           General
$30           VIP, includes preferred seating & 
                  festival poster


Experience the vibrant rhythms and captivating melodies of Mexico's rich musical heritage at PC鈥檚 first Mariachi Festival!

Join us for an electrifying celebration of tradition and talent as Mariachi ensembles from across the state gather to serenade you with their soulful performances. From the haunting melodies of the violins to the triumphant blasts of the trumpets, immerse yourself in the infectious energy of Mariachi music.

Indulge in Latin American cuisine and explore the handicrafts of local artisans at the Artisans Marketplace beginning at 5 pm in Freshman Square and Pastor Plaza. Whether you're a seasoned Mariachi enthusiast or new to the genre, there's something for everyone at PC鈥檚 Mariachi Festival. Proceeds from the event support mini传媒入口 music students; do good while having fun.
 

Participating Ensembles  

In addition to the host ensemble, mini传媒入口's Mariachi Osos del Valle, participants will include:  Arizona State University Mariachi Los Diablos del Sol, Carl Hayden - Falcon's Folklorico de M.E.Ch.A., Mariachi Los Gauchos de Glendale Community College, Maryvale High School Mariachi Panteras de Oro, Rosie's House Mariachi Milagro Juvenil, Mariachi Los Tigres de Tolleson Elementary School.

Participant list updated 2/22/24.
 

Your Host, Diego Verdugo 

emceeVerdugo, a first-generation, bicultural, and bilingual immigrant from Sonora, Mexico, will serve as emcee.  After becoming the first in his family to obtain an undergraduate degree, Diego entered the financial services industry by joining Principal.

As Managing Director, he provides leadership, operational, and consulting support to financial advisors. He co-leads his region鈥檚 recruiting, retention, and professional development efforts; serves as an internal Investment Specialist; and has his own practice serving business owners, families, and professionals. 

Diego is actively involved in several nonprofit organizations, including Junior Achievement of Arizona, the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA), Los Caballeros, and the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. An advocate for financial literacy, focusing on closing the financial knowledge and wealth gaps in underrepresented and low-income communities. Diego was recognized by Investment News in 2020 as a member of its prestigious 40 under 40 program and on its inaugural Hot List in 2023. 

Diego lives in Phoenix with his wife and two daughters. In addition to his successful career in financial services, Diego is a proud business owner, investor, and entrepreneur. He holds a B.A. in economics, business, and Spanish from Cornell College and is currently pursuing a Master鈥檚 in Science degree in Personal Financial Planning.

 


 

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  • Location

    PHOENIX COLLEGE
    Bulpitt Auditorium & 
    Nearby Outdoor Spaces

  • Address

    1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix

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