McAllen’s Sunset Live Second Spring Performance Features a Texas-Spanish Flair 

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Sunset Live, McAllen and the Rio Grande Valley’s premier outdoor music festival returns for its second spring performance this Saturday May 11, 2019 at the McAllen Convention Center Oval Park, 700 Convention Center Boulevard, with the free, family and pet-friendly event opening at 5:00 p.m. and continuing until 9:00 p.m. This performance will be one-of-a-kind, bringing in musical talent from Texas and Spain. This guitar inspired session will be bringing new and exciting sounds to McAllen and the entire Rio Grande Valley.

Sunset Live will also be featuring live street artist Hector Guerra, a Rio Grande Valley resident whose art murals are seen throughout downtown McAllen, solidifying Sunset Live as a festival with a lot more to offer than just great live music.

May 11 Concert Line-Up & Featured Artist:

  • Jake Cortez & Mario Aleman: McAllen native guitarists
  • Kane Alvarado: 11-year-old guitarist from Bryan, Texas.
  • SEFO: Independent guitarist singer/songwriter from Madrid, Spain
  • Dave Scher: Jazz, rock and blues musician from Austin, Texas
  • Hector Guerra: Street art and seamless pattern designs

This will be the 38th concert for Sunset Live making it the leader in outdoor live music in the Rio Grande Valley, averaging a total of 39,000 annual attendees in just its first year.

Upcoming 2019 Spring Season Dates:

June 8, 2019

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This concert series combines spectacular music, outdoor activities, variety of food trucks, beverages, and local artisans, creating one of the most popular music gatherings in the Rio Grande Valley.

About Sunset Live:

Held every second Saturday of the month, with three concerts in the spring and three concerts in the fall, Sunset Live focuses on promoting the arts and giving up-and-coming artists and musicians a different type of exposure outside of the local bar scene.

Sunset Live has grown each year and become one of the most highly anticipated events all year.  Organizers are excited to have all of these unbelievable performances on tap and make this year’s season an unparalleled experience for music-lovers of all ages.

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