Raicilla Day Festival 2023

Raicilla Day Festival 2023

Once again, Mascota, Jalisco, will be the setting for the International Raicilla Day celebrations to be held on November 24 and 25, 2023. The celebration, organized by the Mexican Council for the Promotion of Raicilla AC, will include the participation of more than 50 local producers and a variety of special events to honor the rich tradition and culture associated with raicilla, an agave-derived distilled alcoholic beverage native to Puerto Vallarta and its surroundings.

Highlighted activities for the International Raicilla Day include:

  1. The presentation of the prestigious “Raicilla Award” by a group of tasters who, through blind tastings, select the best producers.
  2. An exhibition and tasting featuring over 30 raicilla brands.
  3. A guided raicilla tasting with a cost of $100 MXN per person.
  4. A mixology contest based on raicilla.
  5. Night tours with fireworks and live band music, free of charge.
  6. Performances by the Yoliztli Folk Ballet (GDL) and the Mariachi Nuevo Jalisco (Ameca).

In addition, agave field tours, a gastronomic exhibition featuring Mexican dishes, as well as games and contests for the whole family, are scheduled for Friday, November 24, and Saturday, November 25.

For more information and to purchase tickets, you can contact (388) 11-35-100 or visit the Facebook page of the Mexican Council for the Promotion of Raicilla AC.

Source: Visitapuertovallarta.com.mx