It’s Time Again for Summer Concerts

The Museums and Cultural Affairs Department of the City of El Paso is pleased to announce the concert line-up for both its premier summer concert series: Alfresco! Fridays and Music Under the Stars.

Alfresco! Fridays
Concerts are every Friday at 6:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted, in Arts Festival Plaza, which is located between the El Paso Museum of Art and the Plaza Theatre in downtown El Paso.

July 11Windy City (A Tribute to “Chicago”)
July 18Tejas Band (Variety)
July 25Fixed Idea (Ska)
August 1Dan Lambert Trio (Jazz Rock Variety)
August 8Nando & The Lineup (Blues)
August 15The High Society Orchestra (Big Band Variety)


Music Under the Stars – 25th Anniversary Season
Concerts are held every Sunday at 7:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted, at the Chamizal National Memorial located at 800 South San Marcial St. This year, a new logo was selected for the event’s silver season following a design competition. Congratulations to Mr. Michael Contreras for his logo being selected.

June 29 Sangre Gitana (Rumba Flamenco salute to the Gypsy Kings)
July 44th of July Fireworks Spectacular with El Paso Symphony Orchestra (Patriotic Arrangements)
July 13Radio La Chusma (Latin, Reggae, Afro-Cuban)
July 20Hermann Sons German Band (German-Austrian Folk)
July 27Fungi Mungle (Tribute to 70’s Disco)
August 3Hot Club of San Francisco (Out of Town Guest Artist – Gypsy Jazz)
August 10New Orleans’ own “Hot 8 Jazz Band” (Out of Town Guest Artist – Traditional 2nd Line Jazz)
August 17Noche Ranchera featuring Mariachi Tenampa (Out of Town Guest Artist – Mariachi Group from Albuquerque, NM)


For more information, please call MCAD at (915) 5414481.