Concerts in the Park to celebrate more than musical talent with Art Night July 15

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 13, 2016)
– Presented in partnership with Professional Arts Leaders of Sacramento (PALS), Concerts in the Park Art Night will feature 16 local artists and arts organizations performing live demonstrations, installations and interactive activities for concertgoers Friday, July 15, 2016 from 5-9 p.m. at Cesar Chavez Plaza.

Participating artists and organizations include:

  • Anthony Padilla and Crocker Art Museum: Solar Poppy sculpture charging station
  • Aliyah Sidque, Arturo Romero, Carlo Cyphers and John Klaibler: Live painting demonstrations
  • Sacramento Philharmonic and Opera: Instrument discovery zone
  • Capitol Stage and Music Circus: Photo booths
  • Paper Gold Co.: Custom rubber stamp carving
  • B Street Theatre: Fan decorating
  • Verge Center for the Arts: Coloring book station
  • Sacramento Ballet and Capital Dance Project: Live dance demonstrations
  • Ryan Morris Art, Asbestos Graphic Design and Peace, Love, and Soy Wax: arts and goods

art-night-1_CrockerReturning to the Concerts in the Park stage for the second time, headliner Drop Dead Red’s powerful vocals and eclectic mix of blues, soul and rock will reverberate through the park as concertgoers dance, create and enjoy Sacramento’s longest-running outdoor music festival. Alongside performances by Hans! & the HOT MESS, PointDexter and Soft Science, DJ Zephyr will spin on the Sacramento Republic FC electric stage between sets.

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The 2016 Concerts in the Park music festival is presented by Bud Light and sponsored by Sacramento Republic FC, Nationwide, Bogle Winery, Kaiser Permanente, Republic Services, Sacramento Area Bicycle Advocates (SABA), SubMerge Magazine, KQCA/My58, Estrella TV, 98 Rock, Radio 94.7 and Sactown Magazine.

All media inquiries, please contact Jordyn Anderson at [email protected].


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