[3/13 – 3/14] Preview: The Mexican American Experience 2013

On Wednesday, March 13 and Thursday, March 14, the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican-American Cultural Center (MACC) will host two evenings of free family-friendly events featuring Tejano, Conjunto, and Mariachi artists. Presented by Cross Roads Events, the lineup includes new groups, as well as Grammy Award-winning virtuosos.

Wednesday, March 13
Mariachi Los Toros, Big Band Tejano, Yayo Castillo y Grupo Rumores, and Joel Guzman & Sarah Fox

Thursday, March 14
Mariachi Las Tejanitas, Braulio y Fuzzion, the legendary Manuel Cowboy Donley, Calle Seis featuring Raulito Navaira, and sax man Joe Posada

The MACC is located at 600 River Street, just south of Cesar Chavez and east of I-35 South, at the intersection of Holly and River Streets. Admission is free. All ages welcome. Doors at 4 p.m., music at 5:30 p.m. Free parking is available at Sanchez Elementary, Martin Middle School, and Fiesta Gardens. Shuttles run every 15 minutes. Keep up with the Facebook Event here.

Piper LeMoine

Piper LeMoine manages all things technical, promotional, and creative at Austin's own Rancho Alegre Radio, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and promoting Tejano and Conjunto music. She also co-hosts Rancho Alegre, playing Tejano and Conjunto music every Monday from 9-10 a.m. on KOOP 91.7 FM in Austin and online at koop.org.

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