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Harvey relief telethon to include Beyoncé, live broadcast from George Strait in San Antonio

Staff Writer
Austin 360

Details are beginning to emerge for “Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief,” a one hour telethon scheduled for September 12 at 7 p.m. C.S.T. The telethon will be screened simultaneously on ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, and CMT and broadcast live from Universal Studios lot in Los Angeles, Times Square in New York City and Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry. The show will also stream live on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook Live.

Artists and celebrities slated to appear live or share messages include Queen of Houston, Beyoncé, George Clooney, Oprah Winfrey, hometown hero Matthew McConnaughey, Julia Roberts and many more.

According to the official Website for the fundraiser, the performance will conclude with a “live performance finale from Texas with George Strait and friends.”

MySanantonio.com reports that George Strait will perform at the Majestic Theater in San Antonio and more details and ticket information will be released Tuesday afternoon.