Swan Songs is thrilled to announce the 2017 Swan Songs Serenade benefit concert and gala featuring musical treasure Ruthie Foster on Wednesday, Oct. 18 at Riverbend Centre for the Arts located at 4214 N Capital of Texas Highway, Austin, Texas 78746. The organization serves as a healing platform for terminally ill patients to share an intimate musical experience with their loved ones. The annual Swan Songs Serenade event is the signature fundraiser for this treasured Austin area nonprofit. Doors are at 6 p.m. Presale tickets at $200 each are available for purchase Aug. 1, and $150 tickets will be available for purchase beginning Aug. 15. All tickets include silent and live auctions, cocktails, a seated dinner and live concert. For up-to-date information on sponsorships opportunities, auction items and more, please see www.swansongs.org.