Lone Star Legacy Gala & Concert

Motown and R&B legend SMOKEY ROBINSON to headline the 14TH Annual Lone Star Legacy Gala and Concert on Saturday, February 22 at Mesquite Arena. All proceeds benefit Mesquite ISD teachers and students.

Once pronounced by Bob Dylan as America’s “greatest living poet,” acclaimed singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson’s career spans over 4 decades of hits. He has received numerous awards including the Grammy Living Legend Award, NARAS Lifetime Achievement Award, Honorary Doctorate (Howard University), Kennedy Center Honors and the National Medal of Arts Award from the President of the United States. He has also been inducted into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters’ Hall of Fame. CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Smokey Robinson Links:

Official Website / Facebook / Twitter


  • 6:15 p.m.  Gala Doors Open
  • 6:30 p.m.  Dinner by Pecan Lodge 
  • 7:20 p.m.  Special Presentation
  • 7:30 p.m.  Heads or Tails Game
  • 7:30 p.m.  Public (Ticketmaster) Doors Open
  • 7:35 p.m.  Heads or Tails Game
  • 7:50 p.m.  Live Auction
  • 8:30 p.m.  SMOKEY ROBINSON


Table Sponsorships are thbest seats in the house and the best way to support Mesquite ISD teachers and students! Tables are located on the arena floor and include parking, dinner and cash bar.

Contributions are tax deductible as defined by the IRS code. All proceeds benefit Mesquite ISD teachers and students.

Interested in entertaining a large corporate group or having a birthday or anniversary party in a luxury suite at the Lone Star Legacy Gala & Concert? Call or e-mail Randy Lewallyn for details. 972-882-7513 or hlewallyn@mesquiteisd.org


Concert tickets in the Mesquite Arena grandstands go on-sale to the general public on January 14th.

Smokey Robinson will perform at 8:30PM. Doors will open for concert ticket holders at 7:30PM. 

Ticket Pricing & Seating Chart (Prices range from $40 - $80)


Purchase online through Ticketmaster.com or call 1-800-745-3000

Purchase tickets at the Mesquite Arena Box Office - 1818 Rodeo Drive, Mesquite, TX 75149. Phone: (972) 285-8777

Tickets are available through the Mesquite Arena Box Office from 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday. Tickets can also be purchased on event days at the East Box Office from 9am – 9pm and at the West Box Office from 5pm – 9pm.

Group Tickets
Group tickets can be purchased through the Mesquite Arena by calling (972) 285-8777.


  • The On-line Auction is now live and is open through February 23 at 8PM. To register to bid go to BidPal.net/MISDauction or text MISDauction to 243725.
  • The Live Auction will be held the night of the event just prior to Smokey Robinson's performance. List of Live Auction items coming soon.
2020 Live Auction List
Smokey Robinson autographed guitar
DIRK autographed basketball in case - Whataburger of Mesquite
Bernedoodle Puppy
Serta iComfort mattress set with adjustable base - Quality Furniture
Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez jersey in custom frame - Whataburger of Mesquite
Luxury Suite at Texas Rangers game in the new stadium - Acme Brick Co.
Date Night in style with Christian Louboutin bag, Omni Hotel and Bob's Steak & Chophouse credit - Debi & David Holley
7-Night vacation in the exclusive Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach Resort in Cabo - Amy & Brandon Barber
Dallas Mavericks Ultimate VIP Experience
Dallas Cowboys game Suite Tickets - Cathy & Jesse Marion
Roger "The Dodger" Staubach autographed jersey in custom frame - Raymond Rivas III
Fancy Yellow Emerald Cut Diamond Dangle Earrings & Herringbone necklace with Round Brilliant Cut Diamond - Bishop Jewelry
7-Night Beach Vacation Package, Winner's Choice of 5 private Mexico resorts
  • CLICK HERE to download the Auction Item Donation Form if you would like to contribute an item to our auction.


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