If you have never had a michelada before, you are certainly missing out. This Mexican answer to a Bloody Mary is the perfect drink choice all day long, from hangover cure at brunch to a delicious nightcap. Spicy and refreshing, it will help you face the scorching end-of-summer heat in downtown Phoenix. This delightful beer cocktail comes in a variety of recipes, most of them including a combination of spices, tomato juice, salt, and lime. Thirsty yet?
Whether you are a first-timer or a michelada aficionado, the 2019 edition of the Micheladas Fest is for you. It will be taking place on September 14, 2019, from 11 am to 7 pm in Rancho Ochoa, located 6638 W. Broadway Road in Phoenix. It is the perfect occasion to sample a wide variety of micheladas and discover your new favorite, tasting being included in the price of your ticket. It is not all for fun and game though. You will also have the opportunity to choose the winner and vote for the one you judge to be the best Michelada in the Phoenix area. Stay around to hear the announcement of the title The Best Michelada in Arizona at the end of the celebrations at 6.45pm and congratulate the winner. Every vote count, so choose wisely! The festival will also include many foods and drink vendors to satisfy any craving you may have besides Micheladas.
However, the Micheladas Fest 2019 is not just about food and drinks. It is the perfect weekend outing for the entire family. September is back-to-school time, and it is nice to be able to reconnect at the end of the week. The festival will include free kids’ activities all day long, and children of all ages are always welcome. The best news? Little ones under twelve years old can join the festival for free!
Many live bands will provide the ideal musical backdrop during the festival. You will be able to listen to several local artists all day long. The music will start at 12.00pm with the Latin Rock Band Mafrada. They will be followed up at 1 pm by Norteño Los Mochilas. The Latin Rock Band Los Benjis will take the stage at 2 pm followed by Banda La Explosiva at 3 pm. Urban reggaeton artist Alex D will be performing live from 4 pm to 4.30pm, only to leave room to Banda Sinaloense BRISAS DE MOCORITO from 4.45pm to 5.30pm. If you still have some energy left, you can dance to the music of the Latin Rock Band JALAPEÑO ROCK which will be performing live from 5.45pm to 6.30pm. They are sure to make you dance the day away.
If you are ready to join in the fun, a limited number of Early Bird tickets are still available online for the reduced price of $20. Once they are all gone, tickets will go up to $25. Whether you are coming for the drinks, the music, or are just looking for a fun outing with the entire family, you cannot go wrong with the 2019 Micheladas Fest in downtown Phoenix!