News Flash Home
The original item was published from 10/15/2021 2:01:58 PM to 10/26/2021 12:00:00 AM.

News Flash

News Releases

Posted on: October 15, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Virtual Music in the Park Performances Available for Online Viewing

Virtual Music

For the past 15 months, the City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department’s Music in the Park series hosted and recorded 46 Virtual Music Performances featuring area and regional country, rock, blues, Spanish, mariachi, folk, and jazz musicians. These performances were recorded during lock-down periods when state and local public health orders did not allow for in-person audiences. (Live in-person music performances with audience were held from July through the end of August 2021.)

When the Covid-19 pandemic hit, the City of Las Cruces felt it was important to stay engaged and connected to our local musicians during this difficult situation. Area musicians were hit hard, as were many in our community.

Virtual Music in the Park provides the opportunity for area musicians to showcase their talents to audiences near and far. Each performance highlights the unique experience of working through this virtual format and each performers vibe in that moment.

These performances can be seen through the department's web site and the City of Las Cruces Vimeo page

The Music in the Park Series is a major component of the City’s Parks and Recreation Department event schedule each summer. Since its start in 1994, Music in the Park has become a Las Cruces tradition during the summer months, bringing the community together to enjoy family, friends, and music.  The 2022 Music in the Park Series is set to begin with live music Memorial Day Weekend.

For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 575 541-2550. 

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News Releases

Orange barrels on street

W. Amador Avenue Lane Closure

Posted on: December 7, 2021
Fire San Pedro

N. San Pedro Street Structure Fire

Posted on: December 2, 2021
Geoffrey Spangler

Police Seek Help in Locating Missing Man

Posted on: December 2, 2021
Cartoon Ziggy with back toward you  turning around to look at you

Zumba Class Schedule Change

Posted on: November 29, 2021
White Heart

Reminder to Seniors

Posted on: November 29, 2021