Big Band Bash tunes up for 20th year


Texas All-Star Big Band Bash is celebrating its 20th anniversary with an expanded celebration. Big Band Bash shows begin tonight, Wednesday, and continue through Sunday with a gospel brunch at the Hill Top Café. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the music starts at 5:45 p.m. tonight through Saturday. A gospel brunch will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $150 per person for the Lone Star Room and Bar area and $100 per person for the Cavern Room.

Both prices include dinner.

Brunch tickets are $20.

Reservations for the Texas All-Star Big Band Bash can be made by calling Kayla Young at 830-997-8922 or by visiting

The café is at 10661 U.S. 87 North, 10 miles north of Fredericksburg.

The event is hosted by Johnny Nicholas, who will also perform.

Artists performing include Marcia Ball, Jimmie Vaughan, Walt Wilkins, Los Texmaniacs, Flaco Jimenez, Marshall Ford Band, Kelley Mickwee, Jaimee Harris, Jeff Plankenhorn, Scrappy Jud Newcomb, John Morocco Chipman, Bruce Hughes, Emily Gimble, Danny Levin, Texas Horns and more.

A mystery guest will be featured each night.


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