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Huston-Tillotson University Hosts Annual Boots ‘N Bling Benefit: An Evening of Elegance, Excitement, and Purpose-Driven Networking

Austin, Texas – February 8, 2024 – Huston-Tillotson University, the first higher education institute in Austin, proudly announces its annual Boots ‘N Bling Benefit, an event that combines elegance, excitement, and purpose-driven networking. This year’s extravaganza promises an unforgettable experience for attendees, featuring the Zydeco and line dance sensation, Cupid, as the headliner.

The Austin community and local businesses are cordially invited by the university to partake in an evening of celebration and support. Beyond the glitz and glamour, this event is a testament to giving back. Huston-Tillotson University is committed to fostering a strong relationship with the community and local businesses. The proceeds generated from Boots ‘N Bling will be thoughtfully invested to enhance resources and opportunities for students. This strategic allocation aims to mold the future leaders of our community, ultimately empowering the entire city of Austin.




Date and Venue: 

Boots ‘N Bling will take place on March 1, 2024, at Fair Market, located at 1100 E 5th St., Austin, TX 78702. The festivities will kick off at 6:00 pm and continue until 10:00 pm, ensuring a night filled with entertainment and camaraderie.

Ticket Information: 

Individual tickets for this exclusive event are available now and priced at $250.00, providing attendees with access to an evening of live entertainment and the chance to make a lasting impact on the educational landscape of Austin. Tickets can be purchased at




About Huston-Tillotson University

Huston-Tillotson University, the first institution of higher education in Austin, Texas, has roots dating back to 1875. HT is an independent, church-related, historically black, four-year liberal arts institution located on a 23-acre tree-lined campus near downtown in East Austin. Huston-Tillotson University’s mission is to nurture a legacy of leadership and excellence in education, connecting knowledge, power, passion, and values. The University offers associate and master’s degrees in addition to Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in more than 19 areas of study. Huston-Tillotson University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate and master’s degrees. HT is also an NC-SARA school. For more information, please visit