Chaffey College Foundation Presents Mariachi Under the Stars With the Stellar Presentation...

Chaffey College Foundation Presents Mariachi Under the Stars With the Stellar Presentation of World Famous Pablo Montero


Los Angeles, CA–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–September 22, 2005—Chaffey College Foundation caps off Hispanic Heritage Month with the first ever Mariachi Under the Stars Music Festival on October 15, 2005 at the Rancho Cucamonga Epicenter from 4:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Mariachi Under the Stars will feature the stellar presentation of the irresistible Pablo Montero and the best line up of Mariachi groups in the country all to benefit the Chaffey College Foundation’s Scholarship fund.

The fun filled family festival will delight the audience with the unmistakable sounds of the pageantry of Mariachi music with the talents of Grammy nominated Mariachi Sol de México de Jóse Hernández, Mariachi Monumental de América, Mariachi Imperial de J. Mario Rodriguez, Mariachi Las Adelitas de Jóse Luis Salinas, and Mariachi Juvenil Fiesta Méxicana. MC for the day is the Latino comedy sensation Ernie G known to television audiences through his performances in Que Locos.

“We’re hosting this Mariachi festival to raise scholarship money for deserving students; this is a great way to conclude Hispanic Heritage Month. It is truly a cause for celebration,” exclaimed Ruben Estrada, President of the Chaffey College Foundation.

The participating Mariachi groups represent this beautiful music, which has captivated multi-generational audiences and is loved the world over. The world-renowned, Grammy nominated Mariachi Sol de México de Jóse Hernández will delight the expected 6,000 plus crowd and the celebration continues with the sounds of nine-member ensemble Mariachi Monumental and family composed Mariachi Imperial. Also participating is all female group Mariachi Las Adelitas and youth group Mariachi Juvenil. All of these mariachi bands have at one time accompanied the greatest singers of the mariachi genre including Luis Miguel, Vicente Fernandez, Alejandro Fernandez and many more.

The Chaffey College Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission that ensures no individual is denied the opportunity of an education due to a lack of financial resources. Chaffey College serves approximately 18,000 students from the cities of Rancho Cucamonga, Fontana, Ontario, Upland, Montclair, Chino and Chino Hills. Last year, approximately 17% of Chaffey College students transferred to a four-year university. An average of 60% of Chaffey students require some form of financial assistance in order to achieve their educational goals.

Latin Heat Events is a division of Latin Heat Entertainment. Latin Heat Entertainment was established in 1992 and has been at the forefront in highlighting and promoting Latino Hollywood. Beginning with the publication of Latin Heat Magazine, the only entertainment trade publication focusing on the emerging Latino talent market, Latin Heat has gone on to produce the Latin Heat Entertainment Conference, Independent Filmmaking and Acting Workshops as well as host movie screenings for independent filmmakers. Working with the Chaffey College Foundation to produce their first fundraising concert was a natural progression in the expansion of Latin Heat Entertainment.

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Chaffey College Foundation Presents Mariachi Under the Stars With the Stellar Presentation of World Famous Pablo Montero