Harvey Can’t Mess With Texas: A Benefit Concert for Hurricane Harvey Relief

Harvey Can’t Mess With Texas: A Benefit Concert for Hurricane Harvey Relief will take place on Friday, Sept. 22 from 7-11 p.m., and broadcast on 11 TEGNA stations and stream internationally on YouTube.com/Texas Strong from 9-10 p.m. CT. The largest live concert benefit in Texas will feature exclusive performances and rare collaborations from Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, James Taylor, Bonnie Raitt, Leon Bridges, Lyle Lovett, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Edie Brickell & New Bohemians, Ryan Bingham, Ha*Ash, and multiple special guests. The evening will include special appearances by Matthew McConaughey, Dan Rather, Renée Zellweger, Luke Wilson, Austin Mayor Steve Adler, Houston Chief of Police Art Acevedo, and many more. Charlie Sexton will serve as Music Director, with Asleep at the Wheel sitting in as the house band.

Tune-in and donate at RebuildTX.org.

NOTE: Show starts promptly at 7 p.m., we suggest guests be seated by 6:45 p.m. as to not miss this one-of-a kind event!

Will Call
Red River Box Office 10 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.
South Box Office 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Ticket Sales
Red River Box Office 10 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.
North Box Office 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Terrace Preshow Tent
Join fans at the Terrace Preshow Tent, located outdoors between B and C doors on the northwest plaza of the building from 3 – 6:15 p.m. Beverages will be available for purchase and DJ Mel will be spinning from 4 – 6 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.

Run Times
Doors: 5:30 p.m.
Show: 7 p.m.
Intermission: 8:30 p.m.
End: 10:45 p.m.

Time are approximate and subject to change. This event is televised and will begin at 7 p.m. We suggest guests be seated by 6:45 pm.

Camera Policy
Cameras with detachable lenses are not permitted. No iPads, GoPros, selfie sticks, tablets, and audio or video recording. Point and shoot and cell phone cameras are allowed, no flash and no video recording.

Concessions
Gatti's Pizza, Poke-E-Jo's, Quiznos, Bush's Chicken, Hot Dogs, Sausage Wraps, Nachos, Pretzels, Barbecue Sandwiches, Corn Dogs, Fries, Kettle Corn, Cotton Candy, Sno Cones, Soda, Beer, Wine, Margaritas and Water

Don't forget to text FRANK!
If you need assistance, please report any issues to the Frank Erwin Center event management staff during the event by texting the word “FRANK”, your issue and location to 69050. Standard message and data rates may apply.