Pepe Aguilar brings his ‘Mexican circus’ to Edinburg

Multi Grammy and Latin Grammy Award winner Pepe Aguilar brings his Jaripeo sin Fronteras to Bert Ogden Arena on Saturday. He described the event as a “Mexican circus” and an ode his heritage and his father’s shows where the prolific entertainer got his start.  Aguilar is the son of famed Mexican singers and actors Antonio Aguilar and Flor Silvestre. “It’s a family tradition,” Aguilar said in a phone interview. The “huge production” which he said spans three-and-a-half hours, featuring musicians like his brother Antonio Aguilar and kids Angela and Leonardo Aguilar, but also bucking bulls, bullfighting, trick horse riding and more.  “It’s more like a spectacle than a music show,” Aguilar said. “It’s like a Mexican circus. Read the full story at themonitor.com.

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