By Mario GarciaAbout The Mariachi HatThis is a Mariachi Hat from Mexico. It’s mostly used by mariachi’s. A mariachi is a type of musician who mostly performs in groups of 6 with 2 people using a trumpet and 2 violins and guitar with one person singing.A mariachi performs mexican music that are romantic. A mariachi hat is a type of hat that is large. It is built like that to protect the mariachi’s head, neck and shoulders from the strong sun in Mexico. Why I Chose ThisI chose this because of my grandfather's love for mariachi music. He’s loved music ever since he was little, but due to lack of money in Mexico he couldn't become a musician. He couldn't come to the United States when my mom came in 2005 because of old age. He had a lot of unfulfilled dreams, as his grandson, I will try to live my dreams in honor of him. Facts About MexicoThe colors of the Mexican flag are green white and red. The green means hope, the white is union and the red is the blood of the soldiers.