Skip to main content
University of Texas at Austin
University Interscholastic League Logo
University Interscholastic League Logo

Region Mariachi Contest

Region Mariachi Contest Information

Region Name Regions Site Date Contest Chair
Hill Country 11,12,18,26,29,32 Southwest HS February 5, 2022 Rey Meza
Coastal Bend 9,10,13,14,17,19,23,27,33 Robstown HS January 22, 2022 Bill Cason
North Texas 2,3,4,5,8,20,21,24,25,30,31 North Side HS January 29, 2022 Steve Musser
Rio Grande Valley 15,28 La Joya ISD PAC January 22, 2022 Ruben Adame
West Texas 1,6,7,16,22 Eastwood HS January 28, 2022 Bruce Beach

Region Contest Completion Deadline: Saturday, February 5, 2022

State Mariachi Festival

The 2022 UIL State Mariachi Festival will be held on Friday, February 25 & Saturday, February 26 at the Seguin HS Performing Arts Center in Seguin, TX. 

State Mariachi Festival Information

Participating schools will receive final festival details upon registering for the event. 


Session 1: Friday, February 25
Session 2: Saturday, February 26

Schools will be able to request a session when completing the state festival entry. If demand for a particular session exceeds availability groups will be selected based on random draw. Additionally, all groups will be scheduled in conference order within each session.  

Performance schedules will be posted here approximately 10 days prior to the event, after all groups have qualified. 


Ages 3 and up: $15.00 + fees, per person per session
Ages 2 and under: no admission charge

Tickets Available beginning Monday, February 21, 2022. Online Only : NO CASH SALES
Spectators must have a paid admission for each session.  All sales are final.


Jolesch Enterprises has contracted with UIL to provide photography for the festival. To access the Jolesch Enterprises site for photos of the festival, please click here.

Live Stream

BOX5 Media has contracted with UIL to provide live streaming for the event. To access the BOX5 Media site for live streaming of the event, please click here


Antonio Briseno
Jimmy Cuellar
Monica Fogelquist
Jeff Nevin
Arturo Pasalagua
Michelle Quintero
Lauryn Salazar

Authorized UIL Merchandise

Adjudication Rubric

Mariachi Evaluation Rubric



Results & outstanding Performers