Nights in Plaza Paz - Summer 2018 Concert Lineup


6/1    Mariachi Alegre 
 Local favorite is back by popular demand.  The group combines modern and traditional mariachi with a big-stage style presentation.

6/8    Latin Connection 
Music to get you moving all night long, from classics to current hits.  The band has a horn section and has a lot of fun with the audience throughout the show.  Bring your whole family!

6/15  The New Monsanto Band 
Fresno's official party band with music for everyone.  Whether you like country-western, 70s funk, or modern R&B, there is no one else like THE NEW MONSANTO BAND to get the perfect mix of songs together.

6/22  Patrick Contreras 
The Valley's Chicano Violin virtuoso brings the Fresno sound and a classically-trained .

6/29  Larry Flores Band 
Tex-Mex tunes and conjunto favorites, with a little Country-Western thrown in for good measure.  Back again after a successful show last year, get ready to dance all night long.



8/3    Heavy Weather 
The Valley's original Santana Tribute Band is back again for their annual Plazita performance.  If you love the music of Carlos Santana, from any era, you will thoroughly enjoy this show.  Bring your grandparents and the grandkids!

8/10  RAW
A Tribute to the "Lowrider Band" for people who like songs like "Why Can't We Be Friends,"  "The Cisco Kid," and "Summer" then you won't want to miss this show.

8/17  Cruizin’ Kingz: 

Old School Night
Bandleader Carols has put together two sets of music of songs of the 1950s and 1960s for an evening of old-school hits with a bluesy flavor. 

8/24  The Box 
This Visalia band plays anything from 90s R&B to modern classics and are guaranteed to keep you dancing the night away!  This will be their first appearance in Plaza Paz.

8/31  40 Watt Hype

Latin, Hip-Hop, Reggae, and Funk, all rolled into one.  Family friendly grooves with a positive message.  The band has some of Fresno's most respected musicians and has been featured on soundtracks and on MTV


9/7    Califas 
Boot-stompin' Tex-Mex from the South Valley, and always a great time when they visit Arte Americas.  They have become one of the hottest bands in the California Tex-Mex scene and will bring out all the Tejanos!

9/14  John Clifton Blues Band 
 Red-Hot harmonica riffs with a bluesy swagger.  Stand-up bass, and classic tunes from an era past.   Fans of blues, R&B, Rockabilly, and Swing music need to be here!

9/21  August 
Old-school classics and current radio hits for all generations!  This South Valley formation has been bringing the party for over twenty years, and makes their debut in Plaza Paz with this show

9/28  Como La Flor:

 A Tribute to Selena!
Our most popular show of the season will feature a Selena look-alike contest (adult and child categories) as well as a dance contest!  All Selena, all night!