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36th Annual Tejano Conjunto Festival

Location:

723 S. Brazos St
San Antonio, TX, 78207
United States

Phone:

210.271.3151
Dates: 
05/24/2017
05/25/2017
05/26/2017
Time: 
see website
Price: 
$12-15

Ages

All Ages Adults & kids together
Contact name: 
Pedro Rodriguez
Email address: 
All are invited to join us in this annual celebration and enjoy over 25 of the very best bands in conjunto music

 

 .The Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center will host the 36th Annual Tejano Conjunto Festival May 24-28, 2017, at the historic Guadalupe Theater and Rosedale Park in San Antonio, Texas. The festival expects to draw over 5,000 Conjunto music lovers from across Texas, the U.S., Mexico, as well as international visitors. Executive Director Cristina Ballí will direct and curate the festival and Juan Tejeda, founder of the Tejano Conjunto Festival, will serve as advisor.

The festival will feature about 30 of the very best and most popular bands in Conjunto music complemented by plenty of dancing, food and beverage booths in a family-friendly environment. The festivities include special events such as the presentation of new inductees into the Conjunto Music Hall of Fame at a special gala event; a free Seniors Conjunto dance; an Accordion Tuning workshop; the Tejano Conjunto Festival Poster Contest; and the opportunity to win top-of-the-line Hohner accordion.

We are accepting literature on Conjunto music for the annual Tonantzin magazine that is produced for the Tejano Conjunto Festival. Send us your articles, interviews, poetry, and stories to yadhiral@guadalupeculturalarts.org for consideration. Deadline is April 15!

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