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The celebrated concert series that puts the beat in the heart of Downtown El Paso, Alfresco! Fridays, is back for Season 16 presented by El Paso Live.
The free concert series will take place on Friday evenings, May 4 through August 24 at 6 PM, at the Downtown Convention Center Plaza. The fun will begin on May 4, for a special Cinco de Mayo celebration with live Mariachi music at 6 PM.
“We are excited to present the Alfresco! Fridays free concert series this year for its sixteenth season. We have a wide variety of music with some new additions and returning fan favorites to the band lineup,” Bryan Crowe, General Manager of El Paso Live said.
Alfresco! Fridays showcases the best regional talent performing a fun, diverse mix of music including: Mariachi, Salsa, Classic Rock, Cumbia, Tribute, Jazz, Reggae, Funk and more.
Food and drinks are available for purchase at the Strike Zone Food Court. Guests can enjoy a variety of savory fare such as street tacos (Carne Asada, Achiote chicken, grilled fish and veggies), charbroiled juicy Angus hamburgers & BBQ chicken burgers, as well as brats, hot dogs, nachos and other items, refreshing sodas and adult beverages.
This is a smoke-free event. No outside food, beverages or pets (except for service dogs) are allowed in the area.
Alfresco! Fridays 2018 Band Line Up
May 4: Mariachi Alegre (Mariachi)
May 11: Windy City (Chicago Cover)
May 18: Prime 80’Z (Rock, 80s Rock)
May 25: Brown Betty (Classic Rock)
June 1: Dulce Mal (Reggae, Cumbia)
June 8: WildFlower (Pop, Dance)
June 15: Exito (Tejano)
June 22: Azucar (Latin Rock)
June 29: Joe King Carrasco (Tex Mex)
July 6: La Sonora Blu (Latin Tropical)
July 13: Joe Barron (Country)
July 20: Billy Townes (Progressive Jazz)
July 27: Ooh La La (Classic Disco)
August 3: Sangre Gitana (Rumba, Flamenco)
August 10: Fungi Mungle (70s Funk, Rock)
August 17: Sha ‘Vonne (Pop, Funk)
August 24: Radio La Chusma (Latin Reggae)