Sponsorship info

The 28th Annual Mariachi Festival will be held at the 40-year-old landmark, Mariachi Plaza, in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles. It is regarded as El Garibaldi de Los Angeles. Local mariachi groups will perform during the day-long program. The festival provides partnership opportunities with media, national and local corporations, civic, community and business leaders. This successful annual event that draws people from all over Los Angeles County and extensive media coverage is presented through an ongoing collaboration with Mothers of East Los Angeles, Boyle Heights Chamber of Commerce, Barrio Planners Incorporated, East LA Community Corporation, STEM UP/Great Minds in STEM and others. The Mariachi Plaza Festival Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation built from long supporters and planning committee members will coordinate the planning of this year’s event. The event is partially funded by a grant from the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, The Gas Company, HealthNet, with assistance of City Council District 14. The festival will be held at the Mariachi Plaza Metro station adjacent to the spectacular kiosk presented to the City of Los Angeles by the State of Jalisco, Mexico in 1998.

Sponsorship opportunity levels are:


Listing on all promotional materials:  program, press releases, 20’x10’ Informational booth at the front of event, on-stage banner acknowledgement certificate, recognition on-stage and full page ad in program.


Listing on all promotional materials, programs, press releases, 10’x10’ informational booth centrally located, on-stage banner,  recognition on-Stage and full page ad in program.


Listing on all promotional materials, programs, press releases, 10’x10’ Information booth, on-stage banner, recognition on-stage and one-half page ad in program.


Listing in program with a business card size ad, 10’x10’ information booth.

$500.00 – for local small business’ and non-profit organizations

10’x10’ information booth


Please make checks payable to Mariachi Plaza Festival Foundation and mail to 5271 E. Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA  90022.  If you need any additional information, please contact Ralph Carmona (323) 726-7734, mariachiplazafestival@gmail.com or Edward Padilla (323) 646-8344, Edward@lalopad.com