Yes, itâ€™s Fiesta time and also time for those â€˜Nowhere-else-but-San-Antonioâ€™ moments.
Family festivals everywhere, parades, and outdoor music and dance â€“ and lots of sweet mouth-watering smell of gorditas, chalupasand onion-wrapped fajitas sizzling on the grill wafting through the air.Â
The Tejano Explosion 2011 has all of that. And though it is
Â know mostly as one of the largest outdoor music festivals during Fiesta, it is really a huge block party for family fun.
The music mix runs from blues and rock to Tex-Mex, conjunto and norteno. The lineup this year features old familiar friends such as Ramon Ayala, Los Aguilares, Ricky Naranjo Y Los Gamblers,
April 13 Jimmy Edward, Emilio Navaira, Ruben Ramos and so much more.
For the complete schedule, scroll down below.
But be forewarned â€“ the Tejano Explosion is not known for light attendance. On most nights, the place is so packed there are lines - everywhere. And unless you get here VERY early, you can forget about convenient parking.Â
TEJANO EXPLOSION 2011
April 11 Conjunto romo, Los Aguilares, Ricky Naranjo Y Los Gamblers
April 12 Son De rey, Fama, David Farias, Emilio Navaira Y Rio
April 13 Jimmy Edward & Fantasia, Ruben Ramos and Mex Revolution, Grupo Maravia
April 14 Michael Salgado, Chenete Barrera, La Traizion
April 15 Ramon Ayala, Marcos Orozco, Juan Ramos y Puro Principe, Grupo Inzio
April 16 Jay Perez, Ricardo Castillon, david Olivarez
April 17 Fito Olivares, Massore
written by Tejano fan, April 18, 2011