Sun is Shining Concerts
Come to West Hartford Center this August to dance, sing, and enjoy some local music! Families welcome. Tuesday nights in August on the front lawn of First Church, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
West End Blend
Tuesday, August 5 and 12
West End Blend – Founded by drummer Sam Horan and guitarist Jesse Combs in 2012, and winners at the 2014 CT Music Awards for “Best New Band,” the band is a 14 piece Afro-Funk/ Soul/ Hip-Hop/ Dance/ Jam Collective based out of West Hartford CT.
“West End Blend is releasing an EP this summer and they gave us a preview that blew us away. They’re a well-oiled machine with with top music pedigrees and a pretty serious commitment to their hometown, and to getting the crowd going.” – WNPR
Elm City Sound
Tuesday, August 19 and 26
Founded in New Haven in 2014, this six-piece ska/reggae band features local musicians and music teachers from across the state. Elm City Sound plays covers of well-known ska and reggae tunes, as well as songs from a variety of other genres (pop/jazz/rock) in a reggae vibe. You won’t know what’s coming next, but you’ll want to dance to it!