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Tequila Blues & Explosion Fest. Int. III Ixtapa-Zihua, Mexico. We Kick Off The New Decade In Grand Style. Two Weekends of Rock ‘n Blues ‘n Jazz (and some reggae, some country and more)

Fonzeca CPP Group, Monterrey, Mexico

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Great Performer Lineup. Ixtapa Days Have A Feature Film Included As Well. Supporting Great Local & MX causes.

The Festival Events

Today we are pleased to announce to all our Tequila Blues Explosion Festival International fans, the following additional details about the Festival Event on January 5 & 6, 2018 in Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo, Mexico.

Los Mind Lagunas, Mexico City, Mexico

Friday, January 5
Festival Kickoff: Pool Party at Villas Paraiso in Ixtapa. Villas Paraiso is a Festival partner and will also have special rates for Tequila Blues visitors. Begins at 3:00 pm Hosted by Los Mind Lagunas of Mexico City, with special guest appearances by Festival Headliners. Bring your bikinis, bring your sunscreen. It’s free with a donation to the Ixtapa-Zihua Youth Musical Equipment fund.  Cold drinks will be available!! https://www.facebook.com/hotelvillasparaisoixtapa/

Friday, January 5
Festival Preview in Zihuatanejo…A Tribute Night to the Legends of Blues and Blues Rock. 7:00 pm at Legendz Bar & Grill, a Festival partner. With many special guests, to be announced, and a special appearance by guitar wizard David Gogo, one of our Festival Headliners and others (And a neighbor of Cate Armstrong, Legendz owner, in Nanaimo, BC, growing up. I had to add that). Tickets only available through Legendz Bar & Grill https://www.facebook.com/legendzihua/

Saturday, January 6
Eco Tianguis Zihuatanejo. Centro. 10:00 am to approximately 11:30 am. A great open-air venue supporting the environment and sustainable products. A Tequila Blues partner. Workshops for new and experienced musicians, particularly youth and new groups. We have invited all the performers from Canada and Mexico to come out and support the development of great music in Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo and teach and give short demonstrations. Perhaps a little jamming and singing Most blues and blues-rock instruments will be supported in smaller groups. Free with a donation please to Youth Music Equipment fund. https://www.facebook.com/ecotianguissanka/

Saturday, January 6
Frank’s Restaurant Ixtapa. 5:30 pm Tailgating with live music and videos and meet and greet performers. Food and drink available through Frank’s. https://www.facebook.com/Franks-Bar-Grill-Ixtapa-163557987…/

Saturday, January 6
Main Concert at Ixtapa Event Centre, beside Frank’s Restaurant. 7:00 pm to approximately 11:15 pm. Headliners approximately at 9:00 pm. Closing jam with all main stage musicians. Don’t leave early. Entrance with Tickets only. Available at Frank’s Restaurant-Ixtapa, Legendz Bar & Grill-Zihua and Captain Daniels-Ixtapa now or by online purchase at https://tequilabluesrock.com/festivaltickets/

Saturday, January 6, Sunday, January 7
AfterParty at Villas Paraiso Patio area by the Pool. 11:30 pm to ?  Entrance only with special AfterParty tickets. Jamming will most likely continue to take place. The stage will be ready.

What events are you going to? Please don’t wait to get tickets for the Main Concert or for the Legend Tribute Night at Legendz in Zihua. Early birds always do get the best seats at Tequila Blues events.