The 18th Annual Big Squeeze Showcase Finale Postponed to August 3, 2024

Staff Reports

EDINBURG, Texas – June 22, 2024 — The 18th Annual Big Squeeze Showcase Finale, originally scheduled for June 22, 2024, at the Edinburg Municipal Auditorium, has been postponed until August 3, 2024, due to unforeseen circumstances.

The highly anticipated event, organized by Texas Folklife, is a celebration of culture featuring a vibrant lineup of local talent, including “The Homeboyz” and performers such as Galilea Paz, Jesus Lozano, and Ashly Molina, among others. The evening promises a rich showcase of musical prowess, with master of ceremonies Veronique Medrano guiding the festivities.

Scheduled to take place from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 200 N 7th Ave, Edinburg, Texas, the event is supported by a variety of sponsors, including the City of Edinburg, H-E-B, the Texas Commission on the Arts, and the Edinburg Arts Program. The Edinburg Arts Program is committed to enhancing the cultural and artistic landscape of the community by supporting events that celebrate local talent and heritage.

“The support from the Edinburg Arts Program and our other sponsors is crucial in making the Big Squeeze Showcase Finale a success,” said a representative from Texas Folklife. “Their dedication to fostering arts and culture in Edinburg is greatly appreciated.”

The event aims to foster community spirit and cultural appreciation through the dynamic and traditional sounds of Texas.

For more information and updates, visit the Texas Folklife website at

About Texas Folklife: Texas Folklife is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to the presentation and preservation of the diverse cultures and living heritage of the Lone Star State.

About Edinburg Arts Program: The Edinburg Arts Program is a local initiative focused on promoting and supporting the arts within the Edinburg community. Through funding and organizing events, the program aims to enrich the cultural fabric of the area and provide opportunities for local artists to showcase their talents.

Source: Edinburg Arts Program