Norwalk, CT, July 19, 2012 – The SoNo Concert Series is proud to host a free local concert with PJ Pacifico opening for The Juicy Grapes on Thursday, July 26, 2012 from 5:00 pm until 9:30 pm at SoNo Park, 50 Washington Street, Norwalk. The Juicy Grapes play songs blending funk, rock & soul inspiring you to get up and dance.
Last week, Mayor Richard A. Moccia showed his support of the community and love of the arts by introducing local reggae star Mystic Bowie to an audience boasting almost 400 people. Jeff’s Cuisine, Plaza Deli & Catering, and The Ginger Man provided beer, hurricanes, mojitos, sangria & burgers, along with pulled pork and a wide variety of tantalizing food & beverages for the crowd to enjoy. 10% of the beer & alcohol proceeds are donated to previously chosen local charities.
“The SoNo Arts Celebration is honored to be selected to be a part of the SoNo Summer Concert Series and their efforts to promote the arts, culture & music in historic SoNo. We are looking forward to seeing everyone at these summer concerts and events, bring your family & friends and have some fun!" states Tom Grin, Chairperson, SoNoArtsCelebration. The SoNo Arts Celebration is a non-profit gala that boasts a line-up of extraordinary artists & performers to an audience of over 60,000 patrons during the first weekend in August. They will receive 10 % ofthe net proceeds as well as benefit from donations collected throughout the evening on July 26th.
The concert series is being funded by local business sponsors including the SoNo Corporate Suites, Sound Magazine, Mystical Parlors, Norwalk Parks & Rec, FT Rich, Hilton Garden Inn, Eric Rains Landscape Architect, HB Publishing, Norwalk Parking Authority, Cablevision, Spinnaker Realty, Growing Seeds Child Care Development Center, Norwalk Parking Authority, Clarke , Psychic Tea Room and Jon Laundry.