There’s plenty to see and do in El Paso — especially this time of the year. And a lot of it involves eating, drinking, and watching local bands jam for free. Here’s a roundup of who’s playing at which free music concert series this week in El Paso:


The Rudolph Free Music Series at the State Line Bar-B-Q. Shows are 21 and older. On the patio from 8 to 10 p.m. This week, The Lusitania. More Info

Summer Music Series at Crave Kitchen and Bar located at 11990 Rojas. Shows are on the patio from 7:30 -10 p.m. This week, Sha' Vonne. Call 594-7971 for more info.


Cool Canyon Nights. WestStar Bank presents Cool Canyon Nights in the cool shade of the 1,500-seat McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. Music starts at 6:15 p.m. Concessions, including beer, will be for sale. This week, it's Sha' Vonne on the main stage and C.W. Ayon on the patio. More Info


Alfresco! Fridays. This week, La Explosion Lagunera. 6 p.m. Arts Festival Plaza (between El Paso Museum of Art and Plaza Theatre). No outside food or beverages, or pets allowed. More Info


Dancing In the City. The outdoor dance/concert series includes a dance lesson at 7:00 p.m. and a live music performance from 8:00 – 10:00 p.m. In the Arts Festival Plaza (between El Paso Museum of Art and Plaza Theatre). This week, merengue band Sobredosis del Sabor. Call 541-4481 for more info.


Melodies at the Park. This annual series highlights a variety of local acts while showcasing some of the city's parks. All shows start at 7 p.m. This week bring your neon sticks, florescent gear and costume to Eastwood Park (Album Park), 3001 Parkwood, for an electronic and music light show by Sound, Music and Lighting Productions. Call 544-0753 for more info.

Corner Tavern Summer Patio Live Music Series (2700 N. Mesa in the Cincinnati District). Mostly local classic rock and jazz bands on the patio from 6-9 p.m. This week, We B Fore. Call 543-6000 for more info.