What happens when Austin’s favorite music, food and on-air talent come together for a day-to-evening event?
For 14 years Family Eldercare has been fortunate to benefit from that unforgettable combo we call Fan Fare Friday – our largest and most critical event of the year!
Join Jim Spencer and the KXAN news team, KGSR and BobFM on-air talent and a fantastic roster of local musicians FRIDAY JUNE 21st from 6AM to MIDNIGHT. Drop off fans or fundsand stick around for great Threadgill’s food, live music and fun for all ages.
Some fun and exciting new features this year:
Threadgill’s Pancake Pileup Donors bringing a new fan or $15 donation can pile up delicious pancakes as a sweet reward for their generosity. Special thanks to Threadgill’s for sponsoring this fun new addition to Fan Fare Friday.
Children are the Future Kick off a future of philanthropy by encouraging your kiddos or youth group to turn in their Fan Drive donations from 7 – 11:30 am. Enjoy the pancake pileup, a performance from THE BISCUIT BROTHERS, crafts a bounce house and more!
Some tried and true Fan Fare Friday favorites are back again this year. Live music lasts all day, including KGSR’s iconic Lonestar State of Mind evening concert (tickets required), on-site broadcasts from KXAN, KGSR and BobFM, fun giveaways, special guests and more.
Fan Fare Friday Schedule: 6:00 a.m. – Onsite donation acceptance begins 7:00-9:00 a.m. – Pancake Pileup (donations of $15 or Fan) 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. – BISCUIT BROTHERS kids' concert! Noon – 1:00 p.m. – South Austin Moonlighters 1:30 – 6:00 p.m. – Afternoon concert series: 1:30 - 2:30 Marshall Hood & Carson McHone 3:00 - 4:00 Matt Dunnam, Mark Allan Atwood & So Long, Problems 4:30 - 6:00 Ashley Monical, Kem Watts, Eric Hislaw & Debbie Walton 8:00 p.m. – Lonestar State of MindDoors Open (ticket required - purchase online HERE) 9:00 p.m. - midnight – Lonestar State of Mind Evening Concert featuring: CHARLIE SEXTON, WILL SEXTON & SHANNON MCNALLY!! Live Broadcast on KGSR!!
Visit the full Summer Fan Drive website for more information on Fan Fare Friday and other important news & events for the Summer Fan Drive.
Family Eldercare’s annual Summer Fan Drive meets a critical basic need: relief from life-threatening heat for those who do not have or cannot afford a fan or air-conditioning. For over 20 years, the Fan Drive…