Del Castillo, an award-winning band from Austin, will perform from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at Pier 21 on Harborside Drive in Galveston.

The band, which plays an eclectic blend of Flamenco, rock, Latin, blues and world music, has won more than 18 awards, including SXSW/Austin Music “Album of the Year” Awards for “Vida” and “Brotherhood.”

The group also has toured with Styx, Los Lonely Boys and Willie Nelson.

Admission is free. Attendees must be prepared to show valid ID to enter.

Party on the Pier will take place every third Saturday of the month through October.

‘Twelfth Night’ and ‘Young Frankenstein’

Theater lovers have more than enough to choose from this summer with two productions making their debuts this weekend.

For those who love Shakespeare, mosey on down to the Clear Creek Community Theatre’s presentation of “Twelfth Night,” which is showing through July 28 at 18029 Upper Bay Road in Nassau Bay.

Directed by Erica Smith, the classic tale consists of love, jealousy, cross-dressing and fights ... sounds like a real-life “reality show,” huh?

Visit or call 281-335-5228.

Island ETC opens its 11th season with the “fun and wacky” Mel Brooks musical “Young Frankenstein,” directed by Kim Mytelka, at 8 p.m. today at 2317 Mechanic St. in Galveston.

Tickets are $27 per adult and $22 for students and seniors.

Performances will be at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays through Aug. 17 and three Sunday matinees will be at 2:30 p.m. July 28, Aug. 4 and Aug. 11.

Visit or call 409-762-3556 or 888-762-3556.

Children’s choir to perform

The Houston Children’s Chorus will perform in a Summer Pops Concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at The Grand 1894 Opera House, 2020 Postoffice St., in Galveston.

The choir features students in second through eighth grades.

Tickets are $15 per person.

Visit, or call 409-765-1894 or 800-821-1894.

Tribute Band Tuesdays

The public is invited to relive the glory days with Tribute Band Tuesdays from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. through Aug. 13 on the Kemah Boardwalk’s Event Plaza, 215 Kipp Ave.

The free concerts feature bands that play music from the 60s through the 80s.

Call 281-535-8100.

Angela Taylor-Wilson is the community news editor for The Daily News. Have an item for Hot Ticket? Email


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