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August 11, 2017 - 6:00 PM
Convention Center Plaza
- One Civic Center Plaza
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- El Paso Live
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About Windy City:
It was the Spring of 2004 that the thought of putting together a band that would pay tribute to arguably, the greatest rock band of all time, “Chicago” came about, so the idea came into fruition in the Spring of 2005 and the rest is history. “Windy City” was born and continues to play their music in front of loud, enthusiastic and big crowds to this day. “Windy City” is composed of, Arthur Compean on keyboards and some lead vocals, Humberto Cortez on trumpet, flugal horn and some lead vocals, Daniel Rodriguez on flugal horn and trumpet as well, Marc Moomaw on woodwinds, Mike Otero on trombone and congas, Isaac Gonzales on lead tenor vocals, Jaime Solorza on bass guitar and background vocals, Chuy Benitez on lead guitar and background vocals and Junie Chavez on drums, lead and background vocals.
About Alfresco! Friday:
The celebrated concert series that puts the beat in the heart of Downtown El Paso, Alfresco! Fridays, is back for Season 15 presented by FirstLight Federal Credit Union.
Produced by El Paso Live, the FREE concert series takes place Friday evenings May 5 through September 1 at 6 PM at the Downtown Convention Center Plaza.
Alfresco! Fridays showcases top regional talent performing a fun, diverse mix of music including: Mariachi, Salsa, Classic Rock, Cumbia, Tribute, Reggae, Funk and other El Paso favorites. An added feature this season is the FirstLight Fan Lounge. All FirstLight FCU members are invited to the FirstLight Fan Lounge to enjoy shading, private seating and prime views of the stage for free. Each week, all patrons can sign up to win a pair of passes into the lounge to enjoy the benefits.
Food and drinks are available for purchase in the Strike Zone Café. Guests can enjoy a variety of savory fare including tacos (carne asada, achiote chicken, grilled fish and black bean veggie), juicy burgers including Angus, BBQ, relleno and veggie, as well as brats, hot dogs, nachos and refreshing adult beverages.
No outside food, beverages or pets are allowed in the area.