Pre-game festivities to the first Texas Shoot Out, the Lone Star Football League's championship game on July 21 at Foster Communications Coliseum, will feature two concerts performed by three top-selling artists.
tickets for tailgating activities, the concerts and the game are
available beginning July 2 for $25 at Bug Express, 2210 Austin St.; the
McNease Convention Center, 500 Rio Concho Drive; Blair's Western Wear,
4230 Sherwood Way; and Goodfellow Air Force Base's ITT office; online at
sanangelotexas.us/civicevents; or by calling (325) 658-6464. Tickets to
the game only are $15. Tickets to the concert only are $25.
tailgating party that includes a chili cook-off, inflatable bounce
houses for children, and more will begin at 3 p.m. Friday, July 20, in
the Foster Communications Coliseum parking lot, 50 E. 43rd St. The party
will be followed at 8 p.m. by a Texas country music concert headlined
by Zach Edwards in the Coliseum.
Big Lake native, Edwards released his second album, "LoneStar," on June
3. His first album, "Cowboy Crew," yielded the hit, "You Look Better on
tailgating continues on game day, Saturday, July 21. Doors to the
Coliseum will open at 3:30 p.m. for a concert featuring native San
Angeloan and pop star Paula Deanda and the Paulitics, and the hip-hop
duo the Ying Yang Twins.
was signed to an Arista Records contract by famed record exec Clive
Davis. In 2006, she released her self-titled debut album, spawning a top
20 hit, "Walk Away (Remember Me)." Deanda will also sing the national
anthem and perform during halftime of the game.
Ying Yang Twins are best known for party anthems and top 40 hits such
as "Salt Shaker," "What's Happ'nin!," "Shake" and "Badd." The New
Orleans Saints play their song "Halftime" after most touchdowns. The
Twins released a greatest hits album in 2009. Their new single, "Fist
Pump, Jump Jump," will be released on iTunes on July 3.
Deanda and the Ying Yang Twins will be available to sign autographs for fans.
indoor pro football, the Lone Star Football League consists of six
teams: the Abilene Ruff Riders, the West Texas Roughnecks of
Midland/Odessa, the Amarillo Venom, the Corpus Christi Hammerheads, the
Laredo Rattlesnakes and the Rio Grande Valley Magic.
Commissioner Darlene Jones is a San Angelo businesswoman who owned San
Angelo's last pro football franchise, the Stampede Express.
game will serve as a kickoff to San Angelo's new team, the Bandits, who
will hit the field inside Foster Communications Coliseum in the spring
of 2013. The Bandits will be selling season tickets and corporate
sponsorships at The Texas Shoot-out.