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Viva El Cinco De Mayo: Festival Del Son

May 6, at 3:00 pm


(FEES MAY APPLY; QC students get 50% discount. Check for more offers HERE)

¡Viva México! Join us for our inaugural Cinco de Mayo family celebration at KCA! This festive program will feature nearly 50 performers on stage with four world-renowned ensembles presenting traditional Mexican music and dance, including Tlen Huicani, Mariachi Real De Mexico, Ensamble Huasteco, and Ballet Folklorico Mexicano de Nueva York, joined by special guest José Adán Pérez. Fun for all ages!

Festival del Son is a family oriented music and dance festival that features the three most important “Son” musical styles from Mexico. Ensamble Huasteco will bring the best of the traditional Son Huasteco. Mariachi Real De Mexico with special guest José Adán Pérez will share the traditional Son Jaliscience. Joining us from Veracruz, Mexico, Tlen Huicani will feature the traditional Son Jarocho. Tlen Huicani is also celebrating their 50th Anniversary as the most important Jarocho music ensamble in Mexico and the world. Ballet Folklorico Mexicano de Nueva York will dance with all three groups to share the beautiful dances and dresses from each region. This is a cultural family event that cannot be missed!

This event is presented with promotional support from the Consulate General of Mexico in New York and the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York.

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Effective February 1, 2023, proof of COVID-19 vaccination or testing is NO LONGER required. However, we encourage everyone to complete their primary vaccination series and get boosted if eligible before attending. Face masks are encouraged, but not required. All guests are recommended to wear a mask that covers the nose and mouth while inside the building. Please be reminded that if you need a mask, they are available upon request at every entrance to the campus. Learn More


May 6
3:00 pm


Colden Auditorium
153-49 Reeves Ave
Flushing, NY 11367 United States
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(718) 793-8080