Spring Break Cancun guide

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Read our guide on what to expect in Cancun for this years Spring Break!


For those who thrive on the party scene, experiencing Cancun during college spring break is an absolute must. This trip offers a rare chance to create unforgettable memories with your friends. To make the most of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, here’s your comprehensive guide on when, how, and if Cancun Spring Break is right for you.

College spring break season kicks off as early as the end of February, extending through early April. The peak time, when major schools have their breaks, typically falls during the 2nd and 3rd weeks of March. While the timing of your college spring break may be beyond your control, if you’re not bound by academic calendars and want to soak in the experience, the 2nd and 3rd weeks of March are generally the prime moments to be in Cancun with the majority of the Headlining Spring Break events, also taking place around these dates.

From neon lights illuminating the night to the rhythmic beats of loud music, Cancun truly comes alive during Spring Break. The atmosphere is a vibrant mix of red solo cups, open bars, and non-stop wild parties that span from the Caribbean Sea beaches to the late-night festivities in the city’s Super clubs. Only VEGAS & IBIZA can rival the nightlife experience found in Cancun!


Spring break events

The ultimate question: Where’s the hottest party scene during Spring Break?

Throughout the Spring Break months in Cancun, all the major clubs set the stage for a series of Spring Sounds parties. Whether it’s the wildest bikini contests at Mandala Beach or headline acts at The City Club, the Cancun Party Zone is the epicenter of the real party action.

Keep an eye out for Spring Break-themed events at Rakata, D’Cave, The City, Mandala Beach Day, Mandala Beach Night, and La Vaquita as part of their SPRING Sounds lineup. For the complete SPRING SOUNDS events lineup in 2024, check out our Spring Break lineup here.

But that’s not all! Throughout Spring Break, expect themed parties at venues like Coco Bongo and various spots across Cancun. For a comprehensive list of all events during your stay, including the hottest boat parties and pool events, explore our Cancun Events Search. The party doesn’t stop, and we’ve got the full scoop on where the action is!

Remember: to avoid sold out events – book your Event tickets online in advance!


For an immersive Spring Break experience surrounded by like-minded peers, selecting a hotel where the majority of college spring breakers stay is key. When it comes to the ultimate party atmosphere, look no further than The Grand Oasis, a renowned hotspot. This hotel is notorious for hosting Spring Break pool parties featuring live acts throughout.

For a comprehensive list of the best hotels with the ultimate party vibe, explore our Popular Spring Break Hotels page at Feelsummer.


With thousands of college students heading to Cancun, it’s no surprise that tickets to the hottest Spring Break events sell out rapidly! To ensure you don’t miss out, we highly recommend booking your Spring Break event tickets online before your arrival in Cancun. Secure your tickets by paying in full or, for added flexibility, consider our brand-new Payment Plan option, allowing you to split your payments into three manageable instalments.


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