Besame Mucho Festival: What you need to know

Written by on February 1, 2024

The 2024 Besame Mucho Festival is coming up and the people could not be more excited. The one-day festival will be held in Austin at the Circus of Americas and this lineup is for lovers of Latino old-school music. The lineup includes stars from all genres like Gloria Trevi, Juanes, Banda MS, and Los Tigres Del Norte. 

Artists to Look Out For

Gloria Trevi

Gloria Trevi's Premio La Trayectoria at Premio Lo Nuestro | Billboard
Image Courtesy of Billboard

“The Diva of Mexican Pop”, aka Gloria Trevi, is a household name in the world of Spanish pop. She is an actress and businesswoman with almost 40 years in the industry here are three songs to check out: 

  1. No Querias Lastimarme
  2. Todos Me Miran”
  3. El Favor De La Soledad

Banda MS

Banda MS courtesy of Acrisure Arena

This 19-man band is a classic example of the sound of Mexican banda. They have collaborated with artists like Ice Cube, Fuerza Regida, and Snoop Dogg. Here are three songs to check out:

  1. Me Vas Extranar
  2. Hablame De Ti
  3. Que Maldicion ft. Snoop Dogg

Los Tigres Del Norte 

Los Tigres Del Norte Courtesy of M&M Group Entertainment

Lastly is the mega stars that are Los Tigres Del Norte. With almost sixty years in the game, Los Tigres Del Norte are one the most recognized groups in the genre. Here are some classics you must check:

  1. Ni Parientes Somos
  2. La Mesa Del Rincon
  3. La Puerta Negra” (my personal favorite)

Things to Know

For those who were able to get a pair of tickets to the now sold-out festival here are three things to know before attending. 

  1. Make sure to buy a parking pass if you are planning to drive to the festival. The prices of the pass will vary depending on how close it is to the festival grounds.
  1. Bags are allowed, but as long as they are small clutch purses or fanny packs with one pocket. Anything bigger will have to be a clear bag. Additionally, you are allowed empty reusable water bottles to stay hydrated all day!
  1. Follow their Instagram page. The festival line is now up on their Instagram but the schedule will be posted when it gets closer to the day. 

Remember that the Besame Mucho Festival is sold out, but there is a waiting list available on their website

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