AUSTIN, TX (October 13, 2015) – Easter Seals Central Texas is proud to announce the music lineup for its 2015 Día de los Muertos Festival. The festival is this Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Fiesta Gardens in Austin, Texas.
The festival will feature renowned recording artists in the Latin and Texas music industries. The festival will offer food and beverages, cultural performances, altar contest as well as Kids Zone activities for kids.
The highlight of the festival is a combination of vibrant, rhythmic Latin, rock, and pop music and cultural performances featuring headliner and American and Latin Grammy Award winner Emilio Navaira.
Other music and performer additions to the line-up feature local and international artists including La Vida Bohéme, Son de Rey, Kinski Gallo, Son Armado, Devin Banda, Grupo de Danza Mexica-chichimeca de Austin, Roy Lozano’s Ballet Folklorico de Texas and DJ Frank Castle. Everyone will be able to join in a special parade led by Austin Samba School and Las Monas.
The Presenting Sponsor for the Festival is EZPAWN. Other sponsors include the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department, William Gammon Insurance, United Healthcare, Superior HealthPlan, Google Fiber, H-E-B, El Jimador Tequila, MassMutual Southwest, CLS Partners, HPI Real Estate Services, Seton Healthcare Family and Esquivel Events. Media sponsors include KUT/KUTX, Univision Austin TV and Radio KLJA 107.7 and KLQB 104.3, El Mundo Newspaper, Austin American Statesman, Austin 360.com, ¡Ahora Sí! And Do512.
VIP tickets and $15 pre-sale general are available online at www.austindiadelosmuertos.com. Kids 12 and under get in free with a paid adult ticket. The event benefits local nonprofit Easter Seals Central Texas which provides support and resources for children and adults with disabilities.
About Easter Seals Central Texas:
Since 1937, Easter Seals Central Texas (ESCT) has been a leading provider of patient-centered services and support for children and adults with disabilities, their families and caregivers. We are a locally funded and locally governed non-profit organization based in Austin and currently serving 8,500 clients in 21 Central Texas counties. We envision every person having equal access and opportunities in their community. Together, we create opportunities and promote independence for people with disabilities to pursue their hopes and dreams. For more information about Easter Seals Central Texas, please visit www.easterseals.com/centraltx.