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11th Annual Tropical Music Festival Announces Its Summer Line-up At Orchard Beach
Published July 13, 2007

These free concerts are held each Sunday in the summer from noon to 5pm. With each week focusing on a theme, the highlights include a tribute Celia Cruz.

R. Paniagua, Inc presents the 11th Annual Tropical Music Festival, a concert series that presents the best diverse musical talent at New York's most popular Latino beach, the world famous Orchard Beach, in the North Bronx.
MTV TR3_S, the bilingual network for young Latinos, will be hosting the festivities at Orchard Beach, Sunday July 15 with Notch, De La Guetto, The Dey.
 
Each and every week the Tropical Music Festival in Orchard Beach, is based on a theme of interest to the community, FREE to public.  The list below gives you an idea of the many areas that will be covered, not only by music, but by areas on interest to the community.  
 
Tropical Music Festival Event Lineup: 

Sun July 15--- MTV TR3_S ---The bilingual network from MTV will be part of the community on this day, when MTV TR3_S says thanks to all Latinos in a musical event that will be remembered for a very long time. Featuring: Notch, De La Guetto, The Dey

Sun July 22---American Airlines Day---Featuring:Ray de la Paz(Salsa), Angelo y su Conjunto Modelo,  Aliados (Reggaeton),  La Uni-K (Reggaeton),  Wendy Love (Bachata), Rocka y Trigue–o (Reggaeton) 
 
Sun July 29---US ARMY DAY--- The armed forces are the gateway to the freedom and support of the American Way.  This day will serve as an opportunity to acquaint the public will our armed forces in an ambiance on mutual camaraderie. Featuring: Paquito Guzman (Salsa), Mel Martinez (Salsa),  Hector Tricoche (Salsa), Los Roba Corazones (Bachata), Mirror Image, Cielo y YaYa (Latin Pop)

Sun Aug 5---DOMINICAN PARADE KICK OFF--- The Parade that celebrates the Dominican cultural tradition in our city, kicks off on this day. Beach Domino Tournament will welcome all Domino Tournament players. Featuring: Oro Solido (Merengue),  Grupo Naturale (Bachata),  Grupo H - 4  (Reggaeton),  Louiso (Reggaeton), Lokixximo (Reggaeton), Optimo(Bachata)    
 

Sun Aug 12---NY PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL & HEALTHPLUS HEALTH DAY--- The New York Presbyterian  Hospital and HEALTHPLUS are two well recognized names in the community.  These health providers have saved and mended many lives, on this day they will join the festivity by giving health tips to the community directly.   Featuring: Willie Colon & his Orchestra "Salsa",  Nemesis (Reggaeton),  Tonee Miyaggi (Reggaeton), Alex Diaz & The Latin Taste (Charanga), Robert Rios (Latin Soul), The Side Street Kids (Dancers)
 
Sun Aug 19--- MTV TR3_S ---The bilingual network from MTV will host a variety of shows demonstrating the variety, culture and flavor of Latinos at Orchard Beach Featuring: Toby Love, LDA, Tony Touch and Extreme.
 
Sun Aug 26---JETRO DAY--- The food giant, whose main store originates in the Bronx, will have a day of fun and mark a JETRO spectacular

Sun Sept 2---La Kalle 105.9FM, LABOR DAY SPECTACULAR---music and color will be added to the community in the celebration of Labor Day.

Mon Sept 3---TRIBUTE TO CELIA CRUZ--- remembers the Queen of Salsa, the great Celia Cruz in another Mega-event.  Grand Prize winner of 4 airline tickets via American Airlines Featuring members of the original cast of the new Celia Cruz Off Broadway Play: Aymee Nuviola desde Miami (Salsa), Guaguanco Callejero Gloria Osiris (Salsa), Hector Montalvo y Elegante. This concert concludes the summer concert series.
The Tropical Music Festival at Orchard Beach is sponsored by El Cantante (The Movie) MTV TR3_S, US Army,  NY Presbyterian Hospital, Health Plus, La Kalle 105.9FM, Jetro, El Diario, Monster Energy Drink, Pepsi, Cibao Meats,  Mega 97.9