Novato Summer Music Series at Pacheco Plaza


Pacheco Plaza Summer Music Series 2017


JUNE 16 6-9PM : Dr. Locos Rockin Jalapeño Band

The award-winning Dr. Loco’s Rockin’ Jalapeño Band has been celebrating the rich mix of Mexican American borderlands musical traditions since 1989 . Dr. Loco’s RJB lineup highlights the unique veteran talents of Whetland, Wyoming-born/San Jose-based guitarist/vocalist Tomas Montoya, San Antonio, Texas-born/ Reedley-based bassist Manuel Polanco, Modesto-born/South San Francisco-based drummer John Ulloa, and Bakersfield-born/San Francisco-based accordionist/trumpetist/vocalist Miguel Govea.

AUGUST 18 6-9PM : Jimi James Band

Jimi James is a celebrity in the Blues/ Rock circuit having played guitar for John Lee Hooker for 16 years, and rocking with members from Greg Khin , Eddie Money, and Carlos Santana. This year he will be presenting and highlighting tunes from the 70’s and 80’s.


Pacheco Plaza’s annual summer music series features the North Bay’s top musicians playing Jazz, Blues, Rock, Soul and R & B. You can dine al fresco, enjoy picnic & wood-fired pizza or grab a dessert and coffee while enjoying a music-filled evening under the stars!

Band submittals accepted at