Los Texmaniacs to headline Alaska Folk Festival on Sunday night

Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The conjunto band from San Antonio, Texas, will close out the 45th year of the festival at Centennial Hall.

In 2010 Los Texmaniacs won a Grammy Award for Tejano Album of The Year with Borders y Bailes. They will play the headliner stage at the festival starting at 9 p.m.

In addition to the Los Texmaniacs, a number of local and regional artists will play the Centennial Hall stage on Sunday night.

  • 7 p.m. - The Geoff Kirsch Experience with Margi Williams (Juneau)
  • 7:15 p.m. - Justin Smith (Gustavus)
  • 7:30 p.m. - Kim Beggs (Whitehorse, Yukon)
  • 7:45 p.m. - Leo Tango (Juneau)
  • 8 p.m. - A Quiet Light (Douglas)
  • 8:15 p.m. - Sarah Hamilton (Whitehorse, Yukon)
  • 8:30 p.m. - The Improbabillies (Homer)
  • 8:45 p.m. - Meat Cake Stringband (Juneau)
  • 9 p.m. - Los Texmaniacs (San Antonio, Texas)

Admission is free. More information can be found at akfolkfest.org.

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