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Chris Perez to perform at Fiesta in honor of The Queen of Tejano music

Fiesta Fiesta officially kicks off the 11-day celebration with a purpose
Apr 17, 2018 – 4:31 PM EDT

Chris Perez, Selena Quintanilla Perez’s widower, confirmed his performance at the opening celebration of Fiesta occurring at the Hemisfair Park in San Antonio this Thursday at 4 p.m.

Perez will perform several of Quintanilla’s hits with the musical band, The Emotions. The Emotions are a band from South Central Texas that have entertained people in the state for over 38 years.

Quintanilla who passed in 1995 would have been 47 this year. This past weekend, the fourth annual Fiesta de la Flor festival was held in honor of the Queen of Tejano music in her hometown of Corpus Christi.

The celebration of Fiesta San Antonio is an event that honors the memory of the heroes of the Battle of San Jacinto and the Alamo for 11 days.

The all-ages event will end with a firework display show around 9 p.m.