MESQUITE, TEXAS (January 2023) The 16th Annual Lone Star Legacy Gala and Concert will feature 2016 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee CHEAP TRICK, Feb. 25, at Mesquite Arena. All proceeds from the event, presented by the Mesquite ISD Education Foundation, and Dallas Regional Medical Center, benefit Mesquite ISD teachers and students through the funding of innovative educational programs.
Cheap Trick are an indisputable American institution, beloved around the globe since 1974 for their instantly identifiable, hugely influential, brand of pop rock 'n' roll. The band – Robin Zander (vocals, rhythm guitar), Rick Nielsen (lead guitar), Tom Petersson (bass guitar), and Daxx Nielsen (drums) – are true pioneers with an unparalleled streak of certifiably classic tunes, from "California Man" and "Dream Police" to "Surrender” and "I Want You To Want Me.”
"Our goal is to bring world-class entertainment to Mesquite as a vessel to raise substantial funds in support of Mesquite ISD teachers and students." said Randy Lewallyn, Mesquite ISD Education Foundation Executive Director. "Cheap Trick are Rock & Roll legends and we fee great about this opportunity to bring the community together in support Mesquite ISD."
"It’s an honor for me and my fellow Board Members to serve Mesquite ISD teachers and students and to be a part of bringing world-class entertainment to Mesquite and North Texas,” said Greg Noschese, Board President of the Mesquite ISD Education Foundation. “We’ve done our best to provide ticket pricing and table sponsorship options that allow anyone to come out for a great night of entertainment. As always, our collective purpose is to support the Mesquite ISD’s amazing teachers and students. We thank all of our sponsors for helping make this possible and invite you to join us in this effort.”
In addition to a night of great music, the event will feature a live auction as well as a four-day online auction. Table sponsorships are available on the arena floor beginning at $1,250 for a table of eight people. Concert tickets are available now through MesquiteArena.com and the Mesquite Arena Box Office. All concert tickets are reserved seating and prices range from $40 to $85.
For more information about the Lone Star Legacy Gala, including table sponsorship information or concert ticket details, visit https://www.mesquitefoundation.org/events/lone-star-legacy-gala-concert
For more information about the Mesquite ISD Education Foundation visit http://www.mesquitefoundation.org.