Hialeah Park Racing and Casino (2200 E. Fourth Ave., HialeahPark. com, 305-885-8000) now has free outdoor concerts on Saturday nights at its Fountain Terrace. The series of Latin-music shows kicked off last weekend with a performance by famed percussionist Jose Fajardo Jr. and his orchestra.
On Saturday, Electric Piquete will perform. Band member Michael Mut writes in an email that the band is “best known for its fiery originals and inventive interpretations of Latin and jazz standards. A powerfully tight drums/ bass/guitar/keys/ congas rhythm section sets the groove for an incendiary horn section, taking listeners on an Afro- Caribbean journey of sound.”
Concerts begin at 9 p.m. and are open to all ages, although people must be at least 21 if they want to enter the casino. An hour earlier, entertainers DJ El Russo and Adrian Mesa will start warming up the crowd.
Paella and barbecue will be for sale at the concert, and the