Las posadas
Mariachi Scholarship Foundation

Las Posadas

A Mexican Christmas Celebration

Thu, Dec 23, 2021 @ 7:30P

Thu, Dec 23, 2021 @ 7:30P

Balboa Theatre
Masks are required for all guests regardless of vaccination status.
Proof of vaccination or negative Covid-19 test result required
Tickets start at $31.50 (includes a $2.00 Facility Restoration Fee)
Run Time
2 hours, 10 minutes (including 20-minute intermission)
Family friendly, recommended ages 4 & up.

Per the California Department of Public Health (CDPH),  guests who attend this event will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (at least two weeks after final dose) OR a negative test is required:

  • 48 hours before an event for a PCR test
  • 24 hours before an event for a rapid antigen test

In addition, all guests are required to wear a mask while inside the theatre, regardless of vaccination status.

For your convenience, Lux Concierge is offering rapid testing onsite at the Balboa Theatre for $35 per test.  Testing is available 1 hour before the event. Please plan to arrive early to the venue to accommodate the testing.

Click here for details on acceptable proof of vaccination and negative Covid-19 test results.

Mariachi Champaña Nevin’s delightful and inspiring Mexican Christmas concert returns to San Diego! Featuring a reinactment of Las posadas — Mary and Joseph’s arrival in Bethlehem. With familiar American holiday classics plus traditional Mexican carols, people of all ages and backgrounds will revel in the joy of a traditional Mexican Christmas Eve. Mariachi Champaña Nevin and Mónica Ábrego have performed versions of this program with the San Diego Symphony over the years, now bring the whole family to enjoy the full program for the first time at the Balboa Theater! Program will include:

La fiesta de la nochebuena
1. Feliz Navidad
2. Santa la noche (O Holy Night)
3. Las posadas
4. Cucurrucucú paloma
5. Ave María
6. Bendicción
7. Navidad, Navidad

Vecinos navideños
1. Duerme y no llores (Sleep, Don’t Cry)
2. El niño del tambor (The Little Drummer Boy)
3. Los peces en el rio (The Fish in the River)
4. Noche de paz (Silent Night)

El cascanueces (The Nutcracker Suite)

And more!