Concert Gala Mexicana at the Uptown Theater

Javier Aguilar performs at the Gala Mexicana concert at the Uptown Theater. ©Bob Fitch – 2017

To celebrate thirty years of Grand Prairie’s Cinco de Mayo parade and celebration, the Hispanic Association for Culture and Education and the Cinco de Mayo committee presented Concert Gala Mexicana Friday night at the Uptown Theater.

©Bob Fitch – 2017


The large crowd enjoyed a night of Mexican music featuring tenor Javier Aguilar accompanied by Mariachi Origen y Tradicion.

Aguilar was born In Guadalajara, Mexico and has been performing Mexican music since 1997. In the United States, he has produced different shows and performed all over the country. Aguilar has performed in Spain, France, England and many stages in different cities of Mexico becoming an important musical ambassador of Mexican music.

©Bob Fitch – 2017