“The mission of the foundation is to promote and encourage the cultural experience in and around the Village of Chacala, and along the Riviera Nayarit in Mexico. This includes, but is not limited to education and performance in the arts, music, dance and theater. To encourage the learning and enjoyment of such cultural experiences by creating a positive and lasting impression for all involved.”


To learn more about the impact the Chacala Cultural Foundation is having on the village and surrounding area along the Riviera Nayarit, please visit these sites:

Make a Donation

Your donation supports the various events of the Chacala Music & Arts Festival, including the Artist Residency, the Writers Residency, the Education programs for the children, and the music and arts programs in the Annual Music & Arts Festival in March, among others. (Note: U.S. tax deductible)

You can make your donation by credit card, ACH Bank Transfer, or check (address below). To make an online donation, Click Here or on the “Donate” button on the right.

Make a Payment

To make a payment for a ticket purchase, an art purchase, or tuition for the Mariachi Institute, click on the “Make A Payment” button to the right. This will direct you to PayPal where you can also use your credit card. You can also send a check to the foundation at the address below.