Party at the Plaza benefiting Arkansas Hospice will feature an afternoon and evening filled with free concerts.
Bring your lawn chairs and join us at North Little Rock’s Argenta Plaza on Saturday, April 22, from 2:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. to hear these scheduled acts performing on the Plaza Mainstage:
- 2:05 p.m. – Silas Carpenter: The festivities kick off with this young indie folk singer, one of Arkansas’ most popular young emerging artists.
- 2:50 p.m. – The Rocktown Sparks: Central Arkansas’ hottest new band will rock the plaza by playing classics to the newest favorites.
- 3:50 p.m. – The Shannon Boshears Band, presented by Complia Health: The creator of Party at the Plaza returns – this time with her band to perform their signature guitar-driven blues rock.
- 4:55 p.m. – The Dizzy 7: With a full rhythm section, a three-man horn section and Genine LaTrice Perez’s signature vocals, this group plans music ranging from Motown to Big Band, and from Latin to Dixie.
- 6:10 p.m. – Lagniappe, presented by Bill Birch Cadence Insurance: Lagniappe means a little something extra and this versatile band conveys heartfelt soulfulness in every note they play.
- 7:45 p.m. – Rebirth Brass Band: This Grammy Award-winning group has been “stunning” fans with a fiery live show and rich musical catalog for almost four decades. Their trademark sound pays homage to the New Orleans brass band tradition while weaving a tapestry that combines elements of jazz, funk, soul, R&B and the sounds form the streets they grew up on.
Between acts, we will take a few moments to reflect on the mission of Arkansas Hospice, as we honor Arkansas Hospice Co-Founder Dee Brazil-Dale with the second annual Michael V. Aureli Compass Award. As an Arkansas Hospice co-founder and the first director of the Arkansas Hospice Foundation, Dee has been a constant compass for compassion for Arkansas Hospice, its patients and families during the nonprofit organization’s 31-year history. Dee will be recognized with a special video presentation at 4:30 p.m. during Party at the Plaza.
Additional attractions at this community-oriented celebration will include a variety of food trucks, the Artists on the Avenue market, an expanded Kid-Zone and a “Care Fair” featuring community health information resources kid-friendly activities.
The event will run from 2 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., and admission is free. Proceeds will benefit Arkansas Hospice, the state’s largest nonprofit provider of hospice care. Party at the Plaza is produced by the Arkansas Hospice Foundation with proceeds benefiting the mission of Arkansas Hospice, the state’s largest nonprofit provider of hospice care.
Party at the Plaza | https://www.arkansashospice.org/plaza2023