The Gala

Thursday, December 2, 2021
5:30 p.m. 
Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater
310 Willie Nelson Boulevard • Austin, TX 78701

HONORARY CHAIR: LOUISE O’CONNOR

One of the premier cultural events of 2021, The Wittliff Collections Festival Gala at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater (ACL Live) will feature a 50thanniversary performance by the legendary Ray Benson as well as live and silent auctions with rare treasures from the Lonesome Dove miniseries and many other auction items. 

After the gala, singer/songwriter Steve Earle will perform a 90-minute acoustic set for gala guests. Public ticketing for Steve Earle will be available on the mezzanine and balcony levels. Mezzanine tickets will be $45 and balcony tickets will be $35. Texas State University student tickets are available at the discounted rate of $10.

ACL Live is a state-of-the-art live music venue in downtown Austin that hosts approximately 100 concerts a year. It serves as the permanent home for the taping of the acclaimed KLRU-TV/PBS series Austin City Limits, the longest-running music series in American television history. Nestled next to the W Austin Hotel & Residences, ACL Live is the city’s premier destination for live performances and seated-dinner fundraising galas.

A limited number of VIP sponsorships, tables, and individual tickets are available. For information, contact Ramona Kelly at ramonakelly@txstate.edu or 512-245-5154.

RAY BENSON

 
Mike Shore

STEVE EARLE

 
Tom Bejgrowicz