When: Sat., March 26, 2 p.m. 2011
Two stages of live music, a dozen unique food vendors and several craft booths expand on the highly successful Festival en el Barrio 2010. Calexico heads a line-up that includes Silver Thread Trio, Gabe Sullivan, Kiss and the Tells, B*Side Players, Al Perry, Los Gallegos, The Baseball project (including Peter Buck of R.E.M.), and Robyn Hitchcock. The event starts at 2 p.m. and continues until sundown at the intersection of Cushing Street and Meyer Streets, immediately south of the free parking at Tucson Convention Center. $26; $22 advance. Visit http://www.barriofestival.com for tickets and complete information.