First Light Federal Credit Union Presents Alfresco! Fridays: Exito
May 20, 2016
- Convention Center Plaza
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- El Paso Live
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El Paso Live is pleased to announce FirstLight Federal Credit Union as the title sponsor, for the fourth year in a row, of the 14th season of Alfresco! Fridays. The celebrated concert series produced by El Paso Live, is due to kick off on May 6. The FREE concerts will take place every Friday evening at the Convention Center Plaza in Downtown El Paso, starting at 6PM. Concerts will not take place on June 17 or September 2.
Patrons have an informal opportunity to enjoy a diverse mix of the best regional talent. Alfresco! Fridays features Salsa, Jazz, Cumbia, Country, Reggae, Classic Rock, Blues and other popular music genres. Attendees are reminded that no outside food, beverages or pets are allowed.
About Exito Exito is a Tejano band who originated in El Paso, Texas. Johnny Vasquez, along with his parents Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Vasquez, founded the band back in 1992. Johnny has been a musician for over 40 years and is the accordion and keyboard player for Exito. The band consists of five members, and have their own soundman, who sets up the equipment and runs the sound during the performances. They have been the opening act for various groups including Ruben Ramos, Little Joe, Ramon Ayala, and La Mafia and can currently be found at Exelarys Night Cloud every Saturday night.