Festival del Tamal y Mariachi Downtown At Centennial Plaza 10 A.M. To 4 P.M.

     Everyone is invited to the free outdoor Las Vegas Tamale & Mariachi Festival (Festival de Tamal y Mariachi) Saturday, Nov. 30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. downtown at the Centennial Plaza, 401 S. Fourth St. Bring the family to enjoy mariachi and folklorico performances and taste some of the best tamales and Mexican antojitos (snacks) in town. Tequila and beer tasting will be available for a fee. Arts and crafts vendors will have a variety of merchandise for sale.


     Event mistress of ceremonies Florentino Hernandez will introduce the following performing groups:


10–10:30 a.m.            Mariachi el Destino

10:30–10:45 a.m.       Ollin Grupo Folklorico

10:45–11:15 a.m.       Mariachi Alma del Sol

11:30 a.m.–noon        Mariachi Oro de Rancho

12–12:15 p.m.            Ballet Folklorico Alborada

12:20–12:50 p.m.       Mariachi Nuestras Raices

12:50–1:05 p.m.         Ballet Folklorico Izel

1:10–1:50 p.m.           Mariachi Los Gavilanes de Monaco Middle School

2:05–2:45 p.m.           Mariachi Herencia

3:15–4 p.m.                Mariachi Acero


     Join in this celebration of family, culture and holiday traditions. For more information, visit www.ArtsLasVegas.org or call 702-229-ARTS (2787).