Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Saturday nights enjoy extra sizzle.(Venue)

Byline: Tracy Dingmann Journal Staff Writer

Free Summerfest parties come home to Civic Plaza

After years of floating around, the city of Albuquerque's annual Summerfest is back in the place most believe it belongs -- Albuquerque's Civic Plaza.

The city's series of free Saturday night parties -- now called Sizzlin' Summerfest -- starts Saturday with a Grammy-winning blues headliner.

Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown will top the bill at the blues-themed Saturday Night Blues, which also will feature the Albuquerque Blues Connection, the Memphis P-Tails and Stan Hirsch.

Other celebrations will be held every Saturday from 6-10:30 p.m. through Aug. …

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