Bidi Bidi Banda helps local Hispanic organization - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Bidi Bidi Banda helps local Hispanic organization

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) -

The Selena Quintanilla tribute band performed for the first time in Wichita Falls for a good cause on Wednesday.

Portions of the proceeds raised from the Bidi Bidi Banda concert went to Zavala Hispanic Cultural Initiative. The money will be used to fund several of their programs like their scholarship program. 

Around 200 tickets were sold for the concert where the band performed several classic hits from the late-Latin singer discography. 

Alicia Duran, a Zavala board member, said she wanted to bring more events catered to the Hispanic community in Wichita Falls which includes the concert.

She also wanted to raise money to help the children of her community attend college. 

Duran she said she was a huge Selena fan growing up and sported a hair bun similar to the singer.

Bidi Bidi Banda has been performing across the country for three years now. They performed for Wichita Falls residents at Stone Palace.

The concert ran from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The band took the stage at 8:00 p.m.

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