El Paso’s Free Music Concert Series – Who’s Playing Where This Week
Whether you’re a fan of rock, jazz, cumbias or country, you’ll find a local band performing it at one of the many free outdoor summer music series. Here’s a roundup of who’s playing where today through Sunday, August 3, 2014:
Wednesday July 30
Crave Summer Music Series – Live entertainment on the patio at Crave Kitchen and Bar, Rojas location. 7:30 – 10 p.m. This week, Tlaloc Polo . More Info
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, Shinyribs. More Info
Thursday July 31
Cool Canyon Nights – Free concerts in the cool shade of the 1,500-seat McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. Music on the patio starts at 6:15 p.m. Concessions, including beer, will be for sale. This week on the main stage, Ribo Flavin. More Info
Friday August 1
Alfresco! Fridays – Fresh-air performances from local bands playing various genres of music. 6 p.m. No Outside Food or Beverages Allowed. No Pets Allowed. Still downtown, but now on the Convention Center Plaza. This week, The Birdogs (Classic Rock) . More Info
Friday at the Fire – Live music by local bands set against the ambiance of the Freedom Crossing at Ft. Bliss outdoor fireplace. 6 – 11 p.m. This week, Trailerband (Country) .
Saturday August 2
Saturdays in the Park – Bring blankets, lawn chairs and a picnic basket and enjoy a different live band at various parks throughout the city. 6 -9 p.m. This week, Dueto Arlyd (Latin) performs at Mary Webb Park, 3401 E. Missouri. 212-1006
The Fountains at Farah Sunset Sounds – Local and regional band perform in The Promenade at the Fountains for “sunset’ shoppers,” weather permitting, from 7pm to 9pm. Blankets and lawn chair encouraged, food and beverages available. More Info
Sunday August 3
Music under the Stars – Pack a picnic and take the family to the Chamizal National Memorial for an evening of music and dancing under the stars.7:30pm to 9:30pm. This week, U2 tribute band Joshua Tree . More Info
Melodies at the Park – This annual series highlights a variety of local acts while showcasing some of the city’s parks. Bring your lounge chairs and enjoy an evening of music at the park. There will be food vendors on site. 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. This week, Magnum Blue performs at Grandview Park, 3200 Jefferson Ave.