Tejano Festival, featuring Latin recording star Tobias Rene, is Oct. 6 at the Rivers Event Center at Wildhorse Casino in Pendleton.
Rene, a New Mexico native, was honored by the state's governor, Bill Richardson, in 2004 as the "King of New Mexico Music."
His songs are traditional Spanish music, Tex Mex and Mexican-American. He has collected 12 Hispano Music Awards, including male vocalist of the year, band of the year, CD of the year and song of the year.
Doors open at 7 p.m. Showtime is 8 p.m. Admission is free and open only to 21 and older crowd.