What you need to know:
Since 2022, nearly a million Mexicans have traveled to Las Vegas
Mexicans are everywhere! If the World Cup is played in Qatar, there are hundreds of Mexicans there; that the Formula 1 calendar includes a Grand Prix in Belgium, there you find Mexicans. The same thing happens in the Champions League final or in the NBA All-Star Weekend, and of course, in the NFL Super Bowl, which will be held in Las Vegas in 2024.
The Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers They have an important base of Mexican fans. In fact, the 49ers are among the four most followed teams, while the Chiefs are gaining fans thanks to their constant appearances in the Super Bowl in the last five years.
Furthermore, the fact that the Super Bowl is played in Las Vegas encourages several Mexican fans to travel to see the most important game of the NFL season. According to El Heraldo de México, Since 2022, close to a million Mexicans have traveled to said cityattracted by the nightlife, casinos and entertainment events that the place offers, such as the Formula 1 Grand Prix, concerts, boxing fights or mixed martial arts and events at La Esfera.
How many Mexicans go to the Super Bowl?
Between the teams that reached the Super Bowl and how attractive it is to be in Las Vegas, it is estimated that 3,500 Mexicans travel to the headquarters of the duel between Chiefs and 49ers, according to the Mexican Association of Travel Agencies (AMAV), which represents an increase compared to other editions.
Until 2020, The average number of Mexicans who attended the Super Bowl was three thousand, although the figure included Mexicans who lived in the United States, and in this case it refers to Mexicans who leave the country for Las Vegas, according to Felipe Cervantes, president of the AMAV.
How much did Mexicans spend to go to the Super Bowl?
According to Mundomex, Mexicans who go to Super Bowl LVIII (58) with packages spent between 196 thousand pesos up to 255 thousand pesoswhich include accommodation for three nights, traveler insurance, transfers, tickets to the game, as well as a commemorative kit.
However, there are other Mexicans and fans in general who take a gamble in order to save a ticket, so they travel without a ticket and try to get it a few minutes before the kick off or even the game has already started.