Boardwalk Fiesta en la Playa in Santa Cruz, California
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Free Beach Concert

Boardwalk Fiesta en la Playa

Saturday, September 21, 2019

It's a fiesta at the beach!

Come celebrate the vibrant traditions of the Latino community with mariachis, folklorico dancers, and a free beach concert. Enjoy Boardwalk rides and games plus fun food and beverage specials throughout the park.

¡Vamos a la playa!

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Event Schedule

  • 11am-8pm:  Rides & Games Open
  • 12pm, 2pm & 4pm:  Mariachis on Neptune's Stage
  • 1pm & 3pm:  Folklórico Dancers on Neptune's Stage
  • 6pm-7:30pm:  Sonora Santanera Tributo a Carlos Colorado on the Beach Bandstand

Free Entertainment

Beach Bandstand Concert Photo

Sonora Santanera Tributo a Carlos Colorado

Sonora Santanera is an orchestra playing tropical music from Mexico with over 60 years of history. The band was founded in 1955 by Carlos Colorado in the state of Tabasco. In 1960, comic actor Jesús "Palillo" Martínez helped the band play in Mexico City and get a professional record deal under the name of Sonora Santanera. Sonora Santanera Tributo a Carlos Colorado consists of two members that used to perform with Colorado in the 80's.

Mariachi Juvenil Corazon Jalisciense

El Mariachi Juvenil Corazon Jalisciense

Mariachi Juvenil Corazon Jalisciense is a passionate group of young musicians with strong Mexican roots. They wear the Mariachi suit with pride as they share the beautiful states of Mexico through their music.

Folklorico Corazon en Flor

Folklórico Corazon en Flor

Elda and Esteban Ortiz founded Corazon en Flor in 1990 to cultivate an appreciation of Mexico's rich Folklórico dance traditions and to develop authentic and proficient lifetime dancers in Santa Cruz County.

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