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Posted on: June 22, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Music in the Park Series Live Performances Begin July 8

Music in the Park 2021

The Parks & Recreation Department’s 2021 Music in the Park Series will begin with live performances July 8 at Plaza de Las Cruces, 100 N. Main St. 

Sunday Night Music in the Park will begin at 7 p.m., from July 11 to August 29 at Young Park, 1905 E. Nevada Ave.


Thursday Night Music on the Plaza will begin at 8 p.m., on July 8, July 22,  August 12 and August 26 Plaza de Las Cruces.


The schedule, times, and locations are subject to change. 


The series will include an eclectic mix of performances from local, regional, and nationally recognized artists. Featured performers include New Mexico Spanish Music icon Darren Cordova y Calor, El Paso’s Fungi Mungle, and Las Cruces favorite Latin Funktion Project. The Music in the Park Series highlights the great talent and diversity of Las Cruces and southern New Mexico music.  Each year more than 70 percent of the scheduled musicians are from the Las Cruces area.

This year’s schedule is as follows: 


Sunday Night Music in the Park/Thursday Night Music on the Plaza



July 8
at Plaza de Las Cruces


Fanny Pack Bradas

July 11
at Young Park

Soul Sacrifice

Rockabilly Strangers


July 18
at Young Park

Remember Then

Solid Gold

July 22
at Plaza de Las Cruces

Old Time Pharmaceutical

Camarata Del Sol


July 25
at Young Park


Una Mas

August 1
at Young Park

Latin Funktion Project

Monochrome Jazz Quartet and Friends

August 8
at Young Park

David and Company

Joshua Lucero

August 12
at Plaza de Las Cruces

Cadillac Kings & Fast Lanes

The Starliners

August 15
at Young Park

Darren Cordova y Calor

August 22
at Young Park

Fungi Mungle

Joseph General Band

August 26
at Plaza de Las Cruces

Derrick Harris Band


August 29
at Young Park

Sam’s Town


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

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