A benefit concert for Tejano music legend Gibby Escobedo has been set for July 1 in San Antonio. Escobedo, known to many as the saxophonist for Latin Breed, was recently diagnosed with cancer and the benefit will help pay for medical expenses.
The concert will feature performances from The Latin Breed, La 45, Bennie Reyna & Final Cut, Ruben Ramos, Jorge Alejandro, Bobby Esquivel, Ruben Rene Ramos, Anthony Hernandez & Crew, Sauce Gonzalez & Westside Horns and many more special guest artists.
The benefit concert will take place at VFW Post 76, located at 10 10th Street in San Antonio on Sunday, July 1. Doors open at 3:00 p.m. with a $10 donation for entry.
A benefit plate sale has been scheduled for Saturday, July 14 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at 255 Placid Drive in San Antonio, Texas. Barbecue chicken and sausage plates with sides will sold for $7.00. For more information and tickets call 210.867.5282.
All proceeds will benefit Gibby Escobedo for medical expenses as he fights cancer and other medical issues.