28th Annual Accordion Kings & Queens

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28th Annual Accordion Kings & Queens
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Texas Folklife is proud to present the 28th annual Accordion Kings & Queens! Come out for an evening of dancing and roots music, featuring the best of Texas accordion music genres, including conjunto, polka, zydeco, and Cajun. Pick up your FREE tickets at Houston’s Miller Outdoor Theatre the day of the event. For advance assigned seating, become a member of Texas Folklife by visiting http://www.texasfolklife.org/info/membership or calling 512-441-9255.

This is a ticketed event for the covered seating area. Free tickets are available (4 per person over age 16 while they last) at the Miller Outdoor Theatre box office the day of the performance between the hours of 10:30am-1pm. If tickets remain at 1pm, the box office will re-open one hour before show time to distribute the remaining tickets. As always, open seating on the hill.

Ticket Info:

Become a member or renew your Texas Folklife membership today to receive reserved covered seating for Accordion Kings & Queens 2017 at Houston's Miller Outdoor Theatre!


Student/ Senior $25 - 2 AKQ Tickets
Individual $35 - 2 AKQ Tickets
Family Membership $60 - 4 AKQ Tickets
Folklife Friend Membership $100 - 6 AKQ Tickets
Folklife Hero Membership $250 - 8 AKQ Tickets
Folklife Legend Membership $500 or more - 10 AKQ Tickets

Tickets will be mailed to address provided. Tickets purchased after Friday 5/19/17 will be available at Texas Folklife info table will call the day of the show,Saturday June 3rd, beginning at 5:30pm. Your seats will be held until 6:55pm, then released if not claimed.


Texas Folklife membership also earns you tickets to the #AKQ2017 raffle, where your name will be entered into a drawing for some amazing prizes, including a brand new accordion from Hohner Accordions, tickets to the Alley Theatre, and many more!

Accordion Kings & Queens is supported in part by the Board and Members of Texas Folklife, the City of Houston through the Miller Theatre Advisory Board, Houston Endowment, Hohner Inc., Arena Energy Foundation, a grant from the Texas Commission on the Arts with an award from the National Endowment for the Arts, which believes that a great nation deserves great art, the Raven Grill, KPFT, and the Houston Press. Additional support is provided by South Central Music Source and the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.
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By: Texas Tornados