Texas Tech University

Texas Tech to Host 'Boots & Bow Ties' Centennial Celebration

Glenys Young

March 7, 2023

The university is coming to Houston this week.

WHAT:  Texas Tech University is bringing its Centennial Celebration to the Bayou City this week in time for the annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

WHEN:  6-10 p.m. Friday (March 10) 

WHERE:  Bayou Music Center, 520 Texas Ave. in Houston

Bayou City

EVENT:  Put on your best “country chic” (bow ties optional) and join fellow Red Raiders for dinner, cocktails and a special performance by Texas Tech alum Wade Bowen and his band. Members of the Texas Tech cheer and pom squads, the Goin' Band from Raiderland, Raider Red and the Masked Rider will be in attendance for this special Centennial celebration.

This event kicks off a two-day celebration in Houston. Tickets are sold out, but media are invited to attend and cover.


CONTACT:  Blayne Beal
Director of Centennial coordination, Office of the President, Texas Tech University
(806) 834-8897