V-Day Austin Español auditions on Oct. 4 at

V-Day Austin Español is having auditions for Los Monólogos de la Vagina this Saturday, Oct. 4 at 1515 Grove Blvd from 2-5 p.m. Join them in their 9th season of bringing Eve Ensler’a Los Monólogos de la Vagina to Austin!! No experience necessary, but you do have to have the ganas to work in a […]

[12/1] Preview: Flood Aid All-Star Benefit at Fiesta Gardens

Today Austin’s Latino music community will once again come together to help those in need. Flood Aid, an all-day music event to be held at Fiesta Gardens, is the inaugural fundraising event for the Austin Relief Alliance, a newly-formed non-profit organization aimed at providing disaster relief to Austin residents. The proceeds from the event will […]

[11/26] Preview: ATX Flood Relief at The Parish

Tonight local efforts to raise funds for those affected by the Austin Halloween floods will continue with a benefit concert at The Parish. Performers include an eclectic showcase of Latino talent ranging from indie to salsa. Performers include Ricky Zuela, The Dirty Heat, Lil T, The Sun Machine, Migrant Kids and La Vida Buena. The […]

[10/20] Preview: Francyne Garza Benefit at Texas Club Bar and Grill

Sunday, Oct. 20, friends, family, and Austin’s Tejano community will come together for an all-star show to benefit the family of Francyne Garza at the Texas Club Bar and Grill in southeast Austin. Before her death in early September, Francyne Garza played bass for Los Fantasticos, a family band originally from San Marcos that has […]

[8/22] Preview: Benefit for Armando “Kido” Alba at Moose Lodge

Tonight Austin’s Tejano community will honor another one of their own that left them too soon. Friends and family will come together for a benefit for Armando “Kido” Alba, in another all-star show, this time at the Austin Moose Lodge on the east side. Alba was a well-respected and talented drummer, recognized by the Austin […]

[8/4] Preview: Chencho Flores Benefit at The White Horse

Sunday, Aug. 4 at The White Horse, Conjunto fans and groups will come together to benefit Chencho Flores of Conjunto Los Pinkys. The veteran accordionist, who has been playing on East 6th Street since 1947, is recovering from surgery and needs financial assistance to cover his medical bills. Scheduled to appear are legendary and up-and-coming […]

[7/28] Preview: All-Star Benefit for Wild Bill Perkins at Blue Moon

Sunday, July 28, the Austin Tejano community will come together to help out one of their own at Blue Moon Bar & Grill in South Austin. Wild Bill Perkins, Trumpet player for the legendary Ruben Ramos and the Mexican Revolution and Calle Seis, is recovering from some serious health issues and needs financial assistance. The […]

[12/16] Preview: Tejano Celebration of Love at Graham Central Station

On Sunday, Dec. 16 at Graham Central Station in Pflugerville, a blockbuster lineup of Tejano performers will come together to support families in crisis this holiday season. Proceeds from the event will benefit Celebration of Love. Since 2003, Celebration of Love has served families in central Texas by providing food and resources to help them […]

[11/2] Preview: V-Day en Español presents ReVenton ¡Sacude el esqueleto!

V-Day Austin en Español is the local group of community volunteers that are part of the worldwide V-Day organization. V-Day works to end violence against women and girls globally. Locally, their efforts help raise awareness about gender based violence and funds for different organizations that support women. This year V-Day Austin’s funds will be raised […]

[10/26] Preview: Benefit for Marcelo Gauna at H&H Ballroom

On Friday, October 26 at H & H Ballroom, Austin’s Tejano musicians will come together to benefit one of their own, Marcelo Gauna. With a transplant needed in the near future, Gauna is currently battling kidney failure and, like many musicians, is struggling with the cost of his medical care. Gauna comes from a talented […]