Local Band Showcase
3rd Annual Local Band Showcase: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Civic Plaza from Noon to 5 p.m.
Presented by The City of Albuquerque and Civic Plaza Presents.
This free music event will feature a variety of local bands playing original music, live on Civic Plaza. Revel in the sounds of your favorite musical artists and gain new favorite tunes.
Enjoy an entertaining afternoon of music on two stages, while enjoying sweet & savory treats from various food trucks at this family-friendly event. Music fans 21 years of age and up can enjoy local beer or wine.
- Noon - Daybreak
- 12:30 p.m. - The Curious Few
- 1 p.m. - Fair Trade Fusion
- 1:30 p.m. - Grupo Melodia
- 2 p.m. - Willy J and the Storytellers
- 2:30 p.m. - Acceptable Losses
- 3 p.m. - Pawnshop Posterboys
- 3:30 p.m. - Dymer
- 4 p.m. - The People
- 4:30 p.m. - The Tularosa Basin Musicians Union
- 12:15 p.m. - Cynical Bird
- 12:45 p.m.- A Resolve
- 1:15 p.m. - Underground Cadence
- 1:45 p.m. - Sunlight
- 2:15 p.m. - Austin Van
- 2:45 p.m. - Mountainhead
- 3:15 p.m. - Michael Moxey and the Easy Sinners
- 3:45 p.m. - The Gershom Brothers
- 4:15 p.m. - St. Range
- 4:45 p.m. - Melanie Anne
Food & Drink
While listening to your favorite bands, grab some grub from a local food truck. Some of Albuquerque's most desired food and beverages from Om Nom Nom, Pop Fizz, Loretta's Lattes and Street Food Institute will be available throughout Civic Plaza. Enjoy the afternoon with a cold brew or a glass of wine in the Microbrew Garden for those 21 years and older.
Bring the children. Young music fans can get their face painted and rock-out while they jump around to the music.
Admission & Transportation
Local Band Showcase is free for the public to attend. Pets are welcome on leashes. This is a rain or shine event.
Paid underground and garage parking can be found at Civic Plaza or the Convention Center. Other parking may be found on the street or in other lots near the event.
Esperanza Bicycle Safety Education Center will be providing free bike valet. Enjoy the beautiful weather and bike to Civic Plaza.