Los Lobos to headline Kiwanis fundraiser

Torrey Pines Kiwanis Foundation will host a concert with Grammy Award-winning Chicano rock band, Los Lobos, 5 p.m. June 1 at Illumina Amphitheatre, 5200 Illumina Way (near I-805 and Nobel Drive).

Tickets start at $45. VIP tickets are available for $95 and includes table seating, street taco buffet, private no-host bar and two weekend passes to the June 21-22 La Jolla Festival of the Arts at UC San Diego’s Warren Field. The event, to benefit San Diegans with disabilities, will feature a live auction/raffle, plus street tacos, craft beer, wine and margaritas.

The concert is part of the La Jolla Festival of the Arts Concert Series, produced by Torrey Pines Kiwanis Foundation.

Doors open at 5 p.m. with performances by the U.S. Navy Color Guard and Mariachi Costa Azul of Chula Vista. Los Lobos performs 6:30 p.m.

Hailing from east Los Angeles, Los Lobos formed more than 40 years ago, has released nearly 30 albums and received two Grammy Awards. The band is best known for recording the soundtrack album and title song for “La Bamba,” a 1987 movie about the life of rock ‘n’ roll singer Ritchie Valens.

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