Free series showcasing local talent kicks off June 7

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (May 30, 2017) – La Palmera is kicking off the Sounds of Summer concert series Wednesday, June 7. Free and open to the public, the five-performance series will feature Coastal Bend bands performing a variety of music on stage in La Palmera’s Food Court.

Scheduled for 6–8 p.m. each evening — June 7 and 21; July 5, 19 and 26 — the series features a variety of musical genres.

6/7       Motif Band – Appearing in local clubs and festivals, the band performs a great mix of popular music including classic rock ’n’ roll, funk, oldies, 70s, 80s, 90s dance, Tejano and cumbias rancheras.

6/21     Lyrical Bynge – Professionals by day, rock ‘n’ rollers by night, Coastal Bend residents have likely heard this popular cover band at many local events and venues including Shrimporee, Schlitterbahn, Rock & Ride, Bayfest, and the Cole Park Bay jamming concert series.

7/5       Drive – A local favorite, this five-piece band keeps crowds on their feet with big sounds of the 80s, 90s and today.

7/19     John Ramirez Band – Based out of South Texas, the group has been picking up steam on the local circuit with the release of the self-produced album, “Prayers to Saint Jude.” With all original material, the group has an innovative and signature sound featuring a blend of classic blues and rock.

7/26     The OddFellas – Self-described as “Makers of Music. Creators of Sound. Fellas of Odd.” and drawing inspiration from musicians such as Bruno Mars, Jason Mraz, Stevie Wonder, Coldplay and the Red Hot Chili Peppers, this pop fusion group are regulars on the Corpus Christi music scene.

For more information on La Palmera, go online to , visit us on Facebook, or call (361) 991-3755.

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About La Palmera

Located in Corpus Christi, Texas, La Palmera is a 1-million square foot super-regional mall with more than 100 retail and restaurant tenants including Dillard’s, J.C. Penney, Macy’s, P.F. Chang’s and Coach. Acquired in July 2008 by IMI and Trademark Property, La Palmera is the first mall to be awarded LEED® Silver for Core and Shell 2.0 established by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The mall features a 600-seat food court with a 4,500-gallon feature aquarium and a children’s ocean-themed play area. For more information on La Palmera, go to, or call (361) 991-3755.

About Trademark Property Co.

Trademark Property Co. is an operator, investor and developer of award-winning, mixed-use town centers, specialty, community, power centers and enclosed regional malls. Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2017, the Fort Worth, Texas-based Trademark has invested in, or developed more than 11.8 million square feet of retail and mixed-use assets worth more than $2.5 billion. Trademark’s experienced team of 120 employees is responsible for approximately 6.8 million square feet of retail and mixed-use projects currently in operation or development/redevelopment, including: Alliance Town Center (Fort Worth, Texas), Burr Ridge Village Center (Chicago, Ill.), Glades Plaza (Boca Raton, Fla.), Hillside Village (Cedar Hill, Texas), La Palmera (Corpus Christi, Texas), Market Street Flowood (Flowood, Miss.), Market Street – The Woodlands (The Woodlands, Texas), First Street Napa (Napa, Calif.), Perkins Rowe (Baton Rouge, La.), Rice Village (Houston, Texas), Saddle Creek (Germantown, Tenn.), The Shops at La Palmera (Corpus Christi, Texas), Victory Park (Dallas, Texas), Watters Creek (Allen, Texas), Waterside (Fort Worth, Texas), and WestBend (Fort Worth, Texas). For more information, visit or interact on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.