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.
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.
Stop by and enjoy this great FREE and family-friendly series of events, another great activity brought to you by the City of Las Cruces Park Services. Living the life in Las Cruces!
Sunday Night Music in the Park
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)
Karlos Saucedo y La Ley — Spanish, Las Cruces
Neal McCowan — Country, Las Cruces
The Mixx — Top 40 Dance Variety, El Paso
Ziggy Lovah — R & B, Rap, Las Cruces
Nataaja — Variety, Las Cruces
Mariachi Aguilas — Mariachi Music, Las Cruces
Rockabilly Strangers — Rockabilly, Las Cruces
Gary Reynolds — Americana, Folk, Cimarron, NM
Borderless Brass Band — Variety, El Paso
Powerswitch — Rock, Las Cruces
Blaze the Nation — Rock & Roll, Las Cruces
Dead Like Disco — Pop Rock, Las Cruces
Zoltan & the Fortunetellers — Gypsy Jazz, Albuquerque
The Claudio Tolousse Group — Contemporary Jazz, Albuquerque
Triple Jack — Classic Rock, Las Cruces
Tanner Huston — Country, Folk, Americana, Las Cruces
Ted Scanlon & Desperado — Western Swing, Las Cruces
Double Shot — Classic Country, Las Cruces
Boss — R & B, Dance, El Paso
Roger Ortega — R & B, Pop, Hoboken, New Jersey
Misty Boyce — Original Alternative Rock, Pop, Las Cruces
Meri Dean — Variety, Ramah, NM
Cordova — Rock, Las Cruces
The Ghetto Blaster — Rock, Las Cruces
Thursday Night Music on the Plaza
Rust — Rock, El Paso
Pure Magic — Variety, Las Cruces
Trout Fishing In America — Americana and Storytelling, Fayetteville, AR
Steve Smith & Hard Road — Bluegrass, Americana, Las Cruces
Mariachi Real de El Paso — Mariachi Music, El Paso
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.
Dates and Locations
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.
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