Ziegfest Battle of the Bands Voting Now Open

By Corpus Christi Hooks | September 10, 2013 7:06 AM ET

CORPUS CHRISTI - Your favorite Coastal Bend band could open the Ziegfest 11th Annual Music Festival on Friday, October 25, at Whataburger Field!

If your group garners one of the Top 4 vote totals in online balloting between September 10 and 20, they'll compete in the Brewster Street IceHouse Ziegfest Battle of the Bands on Wednesday, October 2.

The winner, in addition to opening Ziegfest, also plays the post-concert party at Brewster Street following the festival.

"Corpus Christi and the surrounding area is filled with talented musicians," Ziegfest producer Casey Lain said. "The Battle of the Bands at Brewster Street IceHouse offers a great opportunity for South Texas musicians to be a part of this stellar event. Including local and regional entertainers is important to Ziegfest and a competition like this is a cool and exciting way to involve them and their fans."

Vote for your favorite act at www.facebook.com/ZiegfestCC, the polls close Friday, September 20th at 11:59 p.m.

Presented by Ziegenbock, Ziegfest returns to the home of the Corpus Christi Hooks for the fourth straight fall.

Headliner Kevin FowlerCasey Donahew Band , Reckless Kelly and Uncle Lucius are on the bill.

Fans can purchase tickets at whataburgerfield.com, by calling 361-561-4665, or visiting the ballpark box office during business hours.

General Admission tickets cost $15, VIP Pit accommodations $30.

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times, K-99 and KIII-TV3 are media partners.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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