The Lobo Living Room, hosted by the UNM Alumni Association returns with Explore the History of ¡Mariachi!, featuring Jonathan Clark, a Mariachi historian on Thursday, July 9 at 4:30 p.m.  at the Hodgin Hall Alumni Center.

The event is free, but an RSVP is requested by July 8 at Lobo Living Room.

Watch as Mariachi Maestros pass their tradition to future generations as students gain musical experience and direction not found in other musical environments.

Delve into the culture, art and excellence as renowned artists from New Mexico and around the country provide an intimate look into this musical and cultural art form.

Demonstrations, history and performances by renowned artists, and a variety of local favorite food trucks will be a part of free event open to the public.

Parking will be available at B-lot, located at the corner of Central and University.