Merry-Achi Christmas Concert

Mariachi Sol de México® de José Hernández (Dec. 12, 2018 at 7:00pm)



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The Imperial Valley Community Foundation is pleased to welcome back internationally recognized Mariachi Sol de México® de José Hernández for their special "Merry-Achi Christmas Concert" which includes traditional mariachi music, Mexican posada songs, and favorite Christmas classics.

Guests will enjoy beautiful mariachi themed-holiday show for a one-night performance in the Imperial Valley featuring Mexicali native, Maestro José Hernández and his brother Jesus Hernández. As an added treat, the show will also include El Centro native and Mariachi Sol de México® harpist Willie Acuna. 

* Congratulations to Mariachi Sol de México® de José Hernández on their recent Latin Grammy nomination for "Best Ranchero/Mariachi Album" for their new album, "Leyendas de Mi Pueblo." *

Merry-Achi Christmas Concert 2018

The Mariachi Sol de México® de José Hernández Merry-Achi Christmas Concert tour travels through California, Nevada, Arizona, Texas, and Illinois. This popular annual concert attracts repeat attendance from guests of all ages and has been running for twenty years.

About Mariachi Sol de México® de José Hernández

Founded in 1981 by Maestro José Hernández, a proud fifth-generation mariachi musician, the platinum-selling Mariachi Sol de México® have broken countless barriers in mariachi music, including becoming the first mariachi ensemble to be nominated for a Grammy Award. Their original rhythms, fresh sounds, and inspiring ideas have continued to energize the world of mariachi for more than thirty years.

Mariachi Sol de México® is truly a traveling cultural icon that symbolizes extraordinary musicianship and communal cross-generational joy. They travel the world as ambassadors of mariachi music, having performed to sold-out audiences throughout the world including Spain, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Venezuela, México, China, and North Korea.


Patrón de Las Artes






  • Helen Lopez, Senior Senator, California Senior Legislature
  • Hutchinson & Bloodgood, LLP
  • Sun Valley Applicators

MSDM Concert 2017:

Thank you to our generous and incredible sponors!


El Guitarrón


​La Guitarra

  • Anonymous
  • Mike Abatti Farms, LLC
  • Paul Cameron Family
  • ​Howard & Cindy Elmore

La Vihuela

  • Anonymous
  • Border Valley Trading
  • ​Brock Asparagus Co.
  • Controlled Thermal Resources​
  • ​Imperial Regional Alliance
  • ​RDF Express, LLC
  • Securitas
  • Xavier Outdoor Advertising

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