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Texas Music Festival Brings Top Country Bands To Houston on Saturday, October 4, 2008


WHAT:           Sam Houston Race Park ( will host a day of Texas’ best music featuring top-selling regional country and rock artists with the 6th Annual ZiegenBock Music Festival ( on Saturday, October 4, 2008.  The ZiegenBock Music Festival is one of the premiere Texas music festivals featuring performances from Cross Canadian Ragweed, Bob Schneider, Kevin Fowler, Reckless Kelly, Aaron Watson, Wade Bowen, the Eli Young Band, and more! Proceeds from the event will benefit the Houston Food Bank, the Hurricane Ike Relief Fund and the Houston Rugby Club.

                        The event will take place in the West Lot of The Park.  Gates are at 1 p.m.  Ticket start at $16 per person and are available online at and at participating Cavendar’s locations. For more information, call (832) 237-8900 ext 105.  The all-ages event is Rain or Shine. Tickets are non-refundable.

WHO:             Since 2003, the annual ZiegenBock Music Festivals have raised close to $100,000 for local charities, including the Brazos Valley Go Texan, Greater Houston Exchange Club Charities, Woodlands Rugby Club and Bryan High School Project Prom. From the donations of Anheuser-Busch, along with the commitment of volunteers, the Artist's and fans, along with Mustang Music Group, Ziegfest has grown over the years to become one of the premiere music festivals in Texas.

WHEN:           Saturday, October 4, 2008
                        Gates at 1 p.m.

                        Bud Light Stage
1:00 p.m.          Rich O’Toole
2:00 p.m.          Honeybrowne
3:30 p.m.          Kevin Fowler
5:30 p.m.          Aaron Watson
7:30 p.m.          Reckless Kelly
9:30 p.m.          Roger Creager

                        ZiegenBock Stage
                        1:30 p.m. Max Stalling
2:30 p.m.          Brandon Rhyder
4:30 p.m.          Bob Schneider
6:30 p.m.          Wade Bowen
8:30 p.m.          Eli Young Band
10:30 p.m.        Cross Canadian Ragweed*

*All times and artists subject to change, for updates to schedule, visit

WHERE:        Sam Houston Race Park— ZiegenBock Field (Concert will be on the grass field located right next to the West Lot) 
7575 N. Sam Houston Parkway West
Houston, Texas 77064

TICKETS:      $16 per person in advance/$20 day of show.
$2 discount is available the day of show if you bring a canned food item for the Houston Food Bank food drive. 
Advance tickets available online at and at participating Cavendar’s locations. 

INFO:             For more information, call (832) 237-8900 ext 105.

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