Annual Family Fest will help benefit the South Texas Food Bank
(Laredo, TX ) The City of Laredo is once again hosting this year’s annual 4th of July Family Fest celebration and thanks to their partners, including: V Parade Company; R Communications; Budweiser; AB Cattle co, by Ana & John Galo; Dannenbaum Engineering; Casa Raul, Cricket; Lone Star Autoplex; and UETA, this event promises to be a sizzling celebration.
For only a $1.00 suggested donation entrance fee, which will benefit the South Texas Food Bank, attendees will be able to enjoy: music; food; vendors, entertainment; kiddy activities; Loteria; a bike display; watermelon and Jell-O eating contest and even, help judge the rib and brisket cook-off; dance groups; an Elvis impersonator; a moonwalk; rides; and fireworks, to close out the evening.
A separate concert area, hosted by R Communications and sponsored by Budweiser/ Bud Light will require a $10 entrance fee. This event, the 5th Annual Batalla de Talento “La Voz de Laredo” which benefits STARS and the UISD/LISD school uniform fund will be held during the festival.
For a limited time, the concert tickets are on sale now at the Civic Center Box Office. Get your tickets now and avoid the rush. For $10, you get to enjoy the following line-up:
5:00 – 6:30 p.m. Budweiser/Bud Light La Ley/Digital Batalla del Talento “La Voz de Laredo”
7:00 p.m. Paty y Sonora
8:00 p.m. Grupo Mazz
9:00 p.m. Salomon Robles
10:00 p.m. Presentation of Colors and National Anthem by U.S. Border Patrol
10:30 p.m. Grupo Duelo
“The City of Laredo’s 4th of July celebration has become a Laredo tradition and gives our community an opportunity for area families to enjoy food, music and activities all the while supporting the South Texas Food Bank,” said Ana Rivera Soto, general sales manager for R Communications. “Additionally, it is a great way for R Communications to kick-off our two week radio drive for the food bank.”