[minti_spacer ]Weekends are more fun at the park! Bring your friends and family out for free evenings of movies and live music on Saturday and Sunday evenings from June through August.

Family and kid friendly movies screen at dusk every Saturday night, with live music of various musical genres starting at 7 pm on Sunday nights. For more information please call the Parks & Recreation Department at 575-541-2550. Schedule and location subject to change without notice.


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The Parks & Recreation Department’s 2019 Music in the Park Series will begin at 6 pm May 26, at Plaza de Las Cruces, with the Mayor’s Jazz Fest, and they will continue every Sunday at 7 pm from June 2 through August 25 at Young Park at 1905 E. Nevada Ave. The Music in the Park Series highlights the great talent and diversity that Las Cruces and southern New Mexico music have to offer, with around 70% of the scheduled musicians hailing from the Las Cruces area.

The series will include an eclectic mix of performances from local, regional, and nationally recognized artists. Featured performers include four-time Grammy-nominated Arkansas duo Trout Fishing in America, Las Cruces native and national artist Misty Boyce, Colorado singer-songwriter Zach Heckendorf, and from Las Cruces, tradition-rich and Ozzy approved Mariachi Aguilas, and the talented rock group Cordova. The schedule, times, and locations are subject to change.

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Artist Lineup

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Sunday Night Music in the Park

May 26

Mayor's Jazz Fest

Special EFX featuring Chieli Minucci, Elliott Yamin, Lao Tizer and Eric Marienthal —smooth jazz, Los Angeles, CA & New York City, NY.

NoteWorks, El Paso (6 p.m., Plaza de Las Cruces)

June 2

Karlos Saucedo y La Ley — Spanish, Las Cruces

Neal McCowan — Country, Las Cruces

 June 9

 The Mixx — Top 40 Dance Variety, El Paso

 Ziggy Lovah — R & B, Rap, Las Cruces

June 16

Nataaja — Variety, Las Cruces

Mariachi Aguilas — Mariachi Music, Las Cruces  

June 23

Rockabilly Strangers — Rockabilly, Las Cruces

Gary Reynolds — Americana, Folk, Cimarron, NM

June 30

Borderless Brass Band — Variety, El Paso

Powerswitch — Rock, Las Cruces

 July 14

Blaze the Nation — Rock & Roll, Las Cruces

Dead Like Disco — Pop Rock, Las Cruces

July 21

Zoltan & the Fortunetellers — Gypsy Jazz, Albuquerque

The Claudio Tolousse Group — Contemporary Jazz, Albuquerque

July 28

Triple Jack — Classic Rock, Las Cruces

Tanner Huston — Country, Folk, Americana, Las Cruces

August 4

Ted Scanlon & Desperado — Western Swing, Las Cruces

Double Shot — Classic Country, Las Cruces

August 11

Boss — R & B, Dance, El Paso

Roger Ortega — R & B, Pop, Hoboken, New Jersey

August 18

Misty Boyce — Original Alternative Rock, Pop, Las Cruces

Meri Dean — Variety, Ramah, NM

August 25

Cordova — Rock, Las Cruces

The Ghetto Blaster — Rock, Las Cruces

Thursday Night Music on the Plaza

July 11

Rust — Rock, El Paso

Pure Magic — Variety, Las Cruces

July 25

Trout Fishing In America — Americana and Storytelling, Fayetteville, AR

Steve Smith & Hard Road — Bluegrass, Americana, Las Cruces

August 8

Mariachi Real de El Paso — Mariachi Music, El Paso

August 22

Zach Heckendorf — Alternative Folk, Denver, CO

Chris Baker — Americana, folk, rock, Las Cruces

For information on the Music in the Park Series, call the Parks & Recreation Department at 575/541-2550.

Performances subject to change.

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Dates and Locations

[minti_spacer ]May 26 at 6 pm. Plaza de Las Cruces - The Mayor’s Jazz Fest

June 2- August 25, Every Sunday at 7 PM - Young Park at 1905 E. Nevada Avenue - Music in the Park Series.[minti_spacer ][minti_image img="22573"][minti_spacer ]Other Great Blogs:[minti_bloglist layout="horizontal"]