2013 ¡VivaFest! Festival Sponsors

Mexican Heritage Corporation would like to thank all the generous sponsors and supporters of ¡VivaFest! San José Mariachi and Mexican Heritage Festival. Your sponsorship dollars directly impact the cultural fabric of San José, the capital of the Silicon Valley and beyond providing fiscal support to vibrant and rich artistic endeavors.

Interested in becoming a Festival sponsor?
Please download and review Sponsorship Levels & Benefits  (PDF file) or download and view our Sponsorship PowerPoint Presentation (PPT file).

You may also contact Marcela Davison Aviles, CEO of Mexican Heritage Corporation and Executive Producer, ¡VivaFest!  at mdaviles@mhcviva.org

Title Sponsors

Public Sector Title Underwriters

City of San Jose San Jose Arena Authority

Private Sector Title Underwriter

Mundo Fox

Official Diplomatic Mexican Government Partner

Mexican Consulate - San José, CA

Presenting Sponsors


Foundation & Endowment Sponsors

NEA-SponsorTomKat Foundation

Gold Sponsors

SafewayThe Tech Museum of InnovationUnion BankMacys-Sponsor

Bronze Sponsors

Wells FargoChevronDe ComputisHoge FentonCEFCU

Exclusive Hispanic Grocer

Mi Pueblo

Official Spanish TV Stations

KTNC TVTelemundo AreaDeLaBahia T48

Official Media Sponsors

ComcastThe Mercury NewsAlianza NewsEl MensajeroEl ObservadorCBS 593.3 La Raza NBC Bay Area Vision Hispana LogoRadio LAZER 97.7MundoFox860AM ESPN Deportes Radio

Official Wireless Sponsor

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Exclusive Furnishings Sponsor

Official Hotels

Marriott San JoseFairfield Inn & Suites

Hospitality Sponsors

Plaza GaribaldiFriendship Banquet Hall

Official Airline

Alaska Airlines

Education Partners

National Hispanic UniversitySan Jose State UniversityKlein-SponsorCaliforniaMusicCenter-Sponsor


CreaTVChildren's Discovery MuseumShift4-SponsorCommonwealth Club Of California

Official Mariachi Education Hospitality Sponsor


Official Latin Foods Sponsor


Official Coffee Sponsor

Peet's Coffee

Official Wine Sponsor


Official Champagne Sponsor


Official Website Sponsor

WEBDOGS Website Design Company
  • Lila Resized 4

    Concerts - 2013:
    Lila Downs

  • Latino Americans Featured

    VivaFest! Film Series @ theTech Museum IMAX Theatre - 2013:
    Latino Americans – a new PBS series

  • Escaramuza Featured

    VivaFest! Film Series @ theTech Museum IMAX Theatre - 2013:
    Escaramuza: Riding from the Heart

  • Mariachi Featured

    VivaFest! Film Series @ theTech Museum IMAX Theatre - 2013:
    The Mariachi Movement in the United States

  • Centenario-Posada-Exhibit-Featured

    Special Events - 2013:
    A Centenario Posada Exhibition

  • Sept-7-Featured

    Concerts - 2013:
    A Tribute to the Songbook of Romantic Mexico

  • Grupo-Mono-Blanco-Featured

    Concerts - 2013:
    Ireland Meets Mexico in a Musical Tribute to the San Patricio Brigade

  • September15-Featured

    Concerts - 2013:
    ¡VivaFest!/El Grito (FREE!)

  • Kinky-1-Featured

    Concerts - 2013:
    Kinky Plus Carla Morrison / La Santa Cecilia / Sistema Bomb

  • sistema-bomb-Featured

    Music - 2013:
    Sistema Bomb

  • La-Santa-Cecilia-1-Featured

    Music - 2013:
    La Santa Cecilia

  • carla-morrison-Featured

    Music - 2013:
    Carla Morrison

  • Kinky-2-Featured

    Music - 2013:

  • KBrothers-Featured

    Music - 2013:
    Kavanaugh Brothers

  • OCraven-Featured

    Music - 2013:

  • Grupo-Mono-Blanco2-Featured

    Music - 2013:
    Grupo Mono Blanco

  • Mariachi-Sol-De-Mexico-Featured

    Music - 2013:
    Mariachi Sol de Mexico

  • FernandoDeLaMora2-Featured

    Music - 2013:
    Fernando de la Mora – Tenor

  • Dr. Adriana Ayala

    Film & Community Conversations - 2013:
    Dr. Adriana Ayala

  • HMM2012-Featured

    Film & Community Conversations - 2013:
    Dr. Humberto Morales

  • Reyna-Grande-Featured

    Film & Community Conversations - 2013:
    Reyna Grande

  • Cardenes-Featured

    Music - 2013:
    Maestro Andrés Cárdenes

  • Graciela_Tiscareno-Sato-Featured

    Film & Community Conversations - 2013:
    Graciela Tiscareño-Sato

  • Latinnovating-Feature

    Special Events - 2013:
    A Conversation with Author of “Latinnovating,” Graciela Tiscareño-Sato

  • Cardenes-Featured

    Special Events - 2013:
    A Conversation and Violin Master Class with Maestro Andrés Cárdenes

  • Reyna-Grande-Featured

    Special Events - 2013:
    A Conversation with National Book Critics Nominee Reyna Grande

  • HMM2012-Featured

    Special Events - 2013:
    From the Battlefield to the Plaza

  • Calpulli Tonalehqueh

    Dance - 2013:
    Calpulli Tonalehqueh

  • Folklórico Dance Workshops

    Festival Workshops - 2013:
    Folklórico Dance Workshops

  • Music & Dance Workshops

    Festival Workshops - 2013:
    Music Workshops

  • Los Lupeños

    Dance - 2013:
    Los Lupeños

  • Mariachi Azteca

    Music - 2013:
    Mariachi Azteca