This is not just another concert series, but this truly is the first of its kind summer concert series. 10 fun filled FREE concerts to help cool off the thirst for music with some of the today’s best sounds represented of America’s Latino Music Culture. This year’s line-up includes artist s in various genres. These sounds include Latin Alternative, Rock, Pop, Reggaeton, Reggae, Ska, Cumbia, Salsa, Merrengue, WorldBeat and a fusion of all of these combined. This concert series is a FREE family event with plenty of fun, food, art and lots of cold drinks. Fiesta en La Calle is supportive of local talent but will also include many artists from other parts of the USA as well as some touring artist coming from various Latin Countries. For many of these artists, it will be their first visit to Sacramento and there are many undiscovered local talent worthy of a stage like this. So get ready for a summer filled with all the flavor of Latin America all in one place.
Come experience the taste, feel, and sound of the best FREE International & Multicultural Music Concert Series Northern California has to offer! Concerts are every Saturday starting June 9, 2012 and running through August 11, 2012; from 4pm – 9:00pm at Cesar Chavez Plaza located at 9th & J St., with the exception of a one day concert, July 28, 2012, being held at Southside Park located at 6th & W St.
At Fiesta En La Calle will find a variety of vendors offering delicious foods from various countries and flavors. There is plenty of fine art displayed and available for purchase from many local talented artists and an adult drinking area for those wanting to cool off with a beer, wine or delicious margaritas. Additionally you will also discover essential information from various local businesses. A valet bicycle service will also be available this summer for those wanting to save gas and ride out to the park. Valet parking provided by SABA.
There is something for everyone, so bring your entire family and friends to this unique Festival Style Concert Series.
All 10 Concerts Are FREE To Everyone.
Proceeds to benefit The Latino Peace Officers Association; a non-profit organization.
Additional information o this organization can be found at: www.sacramentonlpoa.com.
This Year’s Lineup:
9 The SANTANA Family Invasion
SALVADOR SANTANA (Son of Legendary Carlos Santana) ,
COLORES (Band Leader: Carlos Hernandez is nephew to Carlos Santana &
Jorge Santana of MALO) & Special Guest: VELORIO
16 CELSO PIÑA, EL SONIDO CALLEJERO, LATIN TOUCH & GUSTAVO GALINDO
23 INSPECTOR, LOCOS POR JUANA, & ROCIO Y SU SONORA
30 TAINO, BANG DATA, MASKATESTA & LOVE STAR
7 SALSAMBO, EMANUELA BELLEZZA, SOLSA & LOST FREEDOM
14 ALADINO MANYOMA “EL ZORUYO” Y SU Y SU ORCHESTA, LOS ELEGANTES
& 40 WATT HYPE
21 SAPO GUAPO, MALECO COLLECTIVE, BUYEPONGO & LOS HOLLYWOOD
Fiesta En La Calle will be at SOUTHSIDE PARK FOR JULY 28. ONE DAY ONLY
28 SAMBADA, EL CONJUNTO NUEVA OLA, CAMBIO DE PIEL & MIDNIGHT
BACK AT CESAR CHAVEZ PARK
4 EL GRAN SILENCIO, PARIS ESCOVEDO, CECI BASTIDA & CHENCHA
11 SACRED FIRE (SANTANA TRIBUTE), MALACATES TREBOL SHOP , UPGROUND
& LA NOCHE OSKURA
Event MC: VINCE VICARI
Event DJ: RICARDO RAYAS “DJ El Niño”
*Artist line up subject to change without notice
If you’d like more information about this Festival Style Concert Series, or to schedule an interview with any of the bands or event coordinator please contact Miguel Castillo at 916 541-6302 email: Miguel.firstname.lastname@example.org. This event is produced by Life Entertainment Presents, LLC. Presented by Verizon Wireless, and The Sacramento Bee News Paper.
Special Event Sponsors are Corona (La Mejor Cerveza) and Jose Cuervo Tradicional. Corona and Jose Cuervo remind you to relax responsibly.
Events Sponsors: Verizon, Sacramento Bee, Corona Extra, Jose Cuervo Tadicional, Sacramento “City of Festivals”, Vida En El Valle, SN&R, Latino 97.9FM, Azteca America TV, D’Chaleco Magazine, D’Primera Mano Magazine, DVP Designs, Castro Insurance & SMUD.
Additional event information can be found Fiestaenlacalle.com, Like us on Facebook: “Fiesta En La Calle”, and Follow us on Tweeter: @FiestaEnLaCalle Contact: Miguel Castillo
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