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Party on the Plaza

Every Wednesday night in May and June, Avenida Houston will be transformed for free concerts; showcasing local and regional artists for free! Concerts will take place in front of the George R. Brown Convention Center along Avenida Plaza from 5-9 pm. Two groups will perform each night, along with activities and more! 

104.1 KRBE will be live from Party on the Plaza every Wednesday starting at 5:00 pm with on-air personalities and giveaways. Be sure to get to Avenida Houston early to enjoy games and meet the DJs. 

More Information:

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Concert Lineup

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

SoulDig w/ Sherita Perez

Funk, soul, R&B and latin are the sounds that influence the deep grooves experienced with SoulDig. Ol' School influences drive the core of the rhythm section and soulful vocals and solos deliver the right energy to soothe the soul! Sherita Perez is a Gulf Coast indie-folk singer/songwriter that focuses on manifesting positive change through action.

104.1 KRBE & Special K celebrate Party on the Plaza this week with Wonder Woman Crush Wednesday! Swing by the KRBE tent to celebrate the release of Wonder Woman in theaters June 2nd, plus, win movie passes. 

Schedule:

  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm - DJ Dave Wrangler
  • 7:00 - 7:45 pm - Sherita Perez
  • 8:00 - 9:00 pm - SoulDig

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Nick Gaitan w/ Nico Diaz

Nick Gaitan heads up the local Umbrella Man, a quintessential Houston band that mixes and matches a variety of Gulf Coast genres that find a musical home in this region. The group's thumping bass, bright reedy accorion and ringing steel guitar blend in surprising but always-recognizable ways. Country, rockabilly, zydeco and conjunto are all a part of the sound and song writing, and the swinging, dance-oriented traditions that infuse their repertoire. Nico Diaz creates a jazzy kind of Latin rock that carries clear influences from Latin Folk and Nova Trova.

Schedule:

  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm - DJ Baby Roo
  • 7:00 - 7:45 pm - Nico Diaz
  • 8:00 - 9:00 pm - Nick Gaitan

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Ishi w/ Romina Von Mohr

Ishi is a high-energy electronic band from Dallas, Texas with influences of soul, funk and house music. They thrive on creating a positive atmosphere that allows their audience to let loose and express themselves. Romina is a singer/songwriter based in Houston who has songs that carry intricate rhythms, mixed with catchy, wandering melodies.

Schedule:

  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm - DJ Big Reeks
  • 7:00 - 7:45 pm - Romina Von Mohr
  • 8:00 - 9:00 pm - Ishi

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Say Girl Say w/ El Lago

Say Girl Say is a multi-instrumental female duo from Houston, Texas. Bridgette Yawn and Suzan Zaghmouth are knowns for their interwining, haunting harmoneies that break your heart and will leave you wanting more. El Lago is a band from Galveston that sometimes evokes a past era of dream pop, post punk, shoegaze and 80's alternative - always looking to the future. 

Schedule:

  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm - DJ Big Reeks
  • 7:00 - 7:45 pm - El Lago
  • 8:00 - 9:00 pm - Say Girl Say

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Brownout w/ Vodi

Nine-piece psychedelic Latin-funk collective Brownout hails from Austin, Texas, and has been providing hardcore grooves and breakbeats for the dance floor since 2003. Recently gaining widespread notoriety for their Brownout Presents Brown Sabbath Project, they return this year with an EP of brand new original material sure to break it down. Vodi is a six-piece indie rock band based out of Houston, featuring ambient keys, driving rhythms, effortless hooks and a nostalgic sound.

Schedule:

  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm - DJ set Wrestlers
  • 7:00 - 7:45 pm - VODI
  • 8:00 - 9:00 pm - Brownout

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Fat Tony w/ Young Mammals

Fat Tony stands for the forefront of a new generation of young rappers who get it themselves - a DIY hustler who's built his burgeoning career on a foundation of smarts and swagger. The Houston MC owns the mic with a casual confidence, workmanlike in his delivery, both laid back and lyrical. Through his simmering solo work and boundary-busting collaborations, Fat Tony has already launched a legacy. Young Mammal's sound ranges "from bulstery power-pop to hushed art punk, with a youthful energy pushing equally through evocative guitar chords and gutsy vocals." - Impose

Schedule:

  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm - DJ Baby Roo
  • 7:00 - 7:45 pm - Young Mammals
  • 8:00 - 9:00 pm - Fat Tony

Fat Tony


Food and Beverage

Those attending Party on the Plaza will find an array of restaurants among Avenida Plaza. Restaurants are open daily and will be closing at 11 pm. You can find more about where to eat here. Food trucks will be available at weekly concerts along Avenida de las Americas. Alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase from cash/credit bar stations along the plaza. Outside alcoholic beverages will not be allowed. 

From 5:00 - 6:00 pm each concert night, come out early for our $4 draft beer special! 


Map

Party on the Plaza Map


About 104.1 KRBE

Party on the Plaza Sponsor, 104.1 KRBE, is a local radio station that plays Top 40 hit music. Special K, from The Roula and Ryan Show, and other on-air personalities will be making appearances during Party on the Plaza nights from 6-8 pm, promoting the various bands and artists, as well as giving away great prizes like concert tickets, gift cards and more!

KRBE

 

Past Concerts


Thursday, May 4, 2017

Los Skarnales 


Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Allen Oldies w/ Ruby and the Reckless


Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Mango Punch! w/ Gio Chamba & Flo Rida Cake Party

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