Neon Desert Music Festival 2018 Day One , San Jacinto Plaza El Paso Texas May 26, 2018, Andres Acosta / El Paso Herald-Post

Video+Photos: 2018 Neon Desert Lights Up Downtown El Paso

The 2018 Neon Desert Music Festival hosted rap artists such as Lil Wayne, Gucci Mane and Playboi Carti along with proven rock artists Third Eye Blind and local favorite, At The Drive In. Latin stars Cafe Tacvba, Farruko and Bomba Estereo also lit up the night.

The two-day festival took place this past Memorial Day weekend on May 26 and 27 covering over 15 city blocks in the heart of downtown El Paso and encompassing two city parks, Cleveland Square Park and San Jacinto Plaza.

Organizers say that this year’s festival played host to over 30,000 total attendees.

Video & Interviews by Daniel Ornelas, El Paso Herald-Post.  Check out our full galleries from Day One and Day Two, thanks to El Paso Herald-Post Chief Photographer ‘Ace’ Acosta