2019 Mole & Mariachi Festival: Live Music & Mole Tasting | Santa Cruz
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Santa Cruz Mission Adobe | 144 School St, Santa Cruz, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
Come to Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park for a day of mole tasting, a traditional Mexican sauce, sometimes made using chocolate, for festival-goers to sample.
Taste mole prepared by local chefs and vote for your favorite. There will be mariachi music, folklorico dancing, free face painting, piñatas and kids’ crafts, a raffle, and a beer, wine & chavelas garden.
7th Annual Mole & Mariachi Festival
Saturday, September 7, 2019 | 11 am to 5 pm
Santa Cruz Mission, 144 School St, Santa Cruz
They are happy to welcome Margaritaville, Chef Ana Mendoza, Taquitos Gabriel’s and El Jardin this year. Also, The Penny Ice Creamery, Bella’s Fruit Cocktails, Aparicio’s Corn, Sason Mexicano and Tacos Don Beto. In the mercado, you will find Tierra de Colores, Xpression Cultural, Artesania y Botanica Del Sol, and Artemex.
The Mole & Mariachi Festival is a benefit for nonprofit Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks in support of Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park.
Proceeds from the festival fund educational programs, visitor services and restoration at the Mission.