(event) The Big Squeeze Semi-Finals

Event Category: 
Texas Folklife Event
Event Date: 
Sat May 1, 2010 - 7:00PM to 11:00PM

Texas Folklife is pleased to announce the names of the eight squeeze-boxers who will advance to the semifinal stage in the fourth annual Big Squeeze contest: Peter Anzaldua, 13, from Brownsville; Gloria Jean Cantu, 17, from San Benito; Keyun Dickson, 18, from Houston; Roger Guerra, 17, from Mission; Ignacio Isai Morales, 14, from Dallas; Ruben Paul Moreno, 20, from Houston; Christina Valdez, 11, from San Benito; and Jesus E. Zamora, 19, from San Antonio.
The Semi-finals are co-sponsored in Austin by The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum & the Austin Latino 2009 Winner, Heriberto RodriguezMusic Association
May 1, 2010 -- 2:00 to 6:00 PM
The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave. Lone Star Plaza (outside)
With performances by:
Mariachi Corbetas
Conjunto Aztlan
and Grammy award-winning Los Texmaniacs
Special Guest Artist: Joel Guzman

Free and open to the public! Bring your own lawn chair or blanket.