IN PICTURES: Day One at Tropicalia Fest at the Queen Mary • Long Beach Post

Latin grooves rounded out by the British crooner, Morrissey, dominated the first day of Tropicalia Fest at the Queen Mary. Last-minute cancellations by musical acts Cardi B and Cuco this weekend didn’t get in the way of these event goers’ fun.


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Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

The Hurricanes perform at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Marissa Ramirez, of Los Angeles, shades herself with a Morrissey fan while at the Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Los Angeles Azules performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Los Angeles Azules performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Los Angeles Azules performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Los Angeles Azules performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Los Angeles Azules performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

A woman crowd surfs to The Garden as they perform at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

A couple crowd surfs to The Garden as they perform at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

A fan enjoys the sound of Omar Apollo perform at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Omar Apollo perform at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

A fan enjoys the sound of Omar Apollo perform at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Toro y Moi performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Toro y Moi performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

A fan enjoys the sound of Toro y Moi performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Natalia Lafourcade performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Natalia Lafourcade performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Robert de LeĂłn kisses Jennifer Galindo on the cheek while the two attend Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Hope Sandoval of Mazzy Star performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Hope Sandoval of Mazzy Star performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Hope Sandoval of Mazzy Star performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Hope Sandoval of Mazzy Star performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Hope Sandoval of Mazzy Star performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Long Beach city lights shine from across the Queens Bay at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Long Beach city lights shine from across the Queens Bay at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Morrissey performs as the headliner for day one at the Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Morrissey performs as the headliner for day one at the Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Morrissey performs as the headliner for day one at the Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Morrissey performs as the headliner for day one at the Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Natalia Lafourcade performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

Kali Uchis performs at Tropicalia Festival at the Queen Mary in Long Beach November 3, 2018. Photo by Thomas R Cordova

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