The City of Austin’s Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (ESB-MACC) will celebrate its 10 Year Anniversary with an Aztec Dance Ceremony at 6:00 pm on Saturday, September 16. To honor this occasion, our Master of Ceremonies will be media personality Ron Oliveira, along with several distinguished guest speakers and city officials. The ESB- MACC is located downtown at 600 River Street, Austin, TX 78701.
Following the ceremony, the MACC will showcase various local, state and national artists on the main Zocalo stage. Additional events will include an Open House and a concert featuring music by The Bronze Band, Los Bohemios Perdidos, and Mauricio Callegas from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. There will also be a play performance by Teatro Vivo, Enfrascada at 2:00 pm in the Auditorium.
Local artist and community organizations will participate with booths, demonstrations and donations of their programming and services to those attending. The event is free and open to the public. There will be a shuttle picking people up at Sanchez Elementary and Martin Middle School to assist with parking.
A special art opening exhibit featuring the work by Raul Valdez will be on Friday, September 15, 2017 in the Sam Z. Coronado Gallery. For more information, visit maccaustin.org.