Rising Stars Lauren Corzine and the Eric Tessmer Band to Perform at Viva Fresh 2017
MISSION, TX - The third annual Viva Fresh Produce Expo is returning to Austin, Texas, and embracing its reputation as the “Live Music Capital of the World.” Returning to the 19th Hole Celebration is rising country music performer Lauren Corzine, along with the “blues-rock soul-chedelic” sounding Eric Tessmer Band.
“We couldn’t be more thrilled to have Lauren Corzine back again as the entertainment for the 19th Hole Celebration,” Craig Slate, Golf Tournament Chair and Vice President of Sales at SunFed. “It’s going to be a great way to kick off the 2017 Viva Fresh Expo and celebrate a fun tournament that will benefit Salad Bars to Schools.”
The celebration is slated to take place at the Pavilion-Omni Barton Creek Resort rom 6:30–9:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 20. Corzine, the event’s main act, has been booking shows as a country music singer since she was 11 years old, gaining notoriety as she has played all over the country, according to a press release.
The following evening, Eric Tessmer and his band will play at the Welcome Reception on Friday, April 21, from 6:30–8:30 p.m. Located at the legendary Maggie Mae’s on 323 East 6th Street, within walking distance of the Hilton Austin Hotel, guests will be treated not only to a panoramic rooftop view and the iconic 6th Street local atmosphere and entertainment scene, but Tessmer’s known vibrant guitar playing.
“Eric Tessmer is an amazing guitarist and attendees will not be disappointed by this popular local band,” Bret Erickson, President & CEO of Texas International Produce Association, commented. “The great atmosphere at Maggie Mae’s right in the heart of Austin's world famous 6th street district is going to provide the high-energy Texas welcome that’s quintessential Texas, and create a venue for everyone to have a great time.”
Considered to be following in the footsteps of blues-rock legends such as Stevie Ray Vaughan and his namesake predecessors, The Eric Tessmer Band is a performance attendees won’t want to miss.
Entry to the 19th Hole Celebration is free for golf tournament players. Tickets will are available for all other attendees for $40, and will be sold at the door. A shuttle service will run from the Hilton Austin Hotel to the Omni Barton Creek Resort starting at 10:00 a.m. with the last shuttle leaving the resort at 10:00 p.m. Shuttle times will be posted in the Hilton lobby.
Hope to see you there!