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Tropical Music Festival Returns To Orchard Beach On Sunday, July 13
Published July 10, 2008

El Dia Colombiano- celebrating Colombian music by the shore with free live musical performances, a dance contest, food, health pavilions, children's activities and more!

Where: Orchard Beach, Bronx, NY- Section 9 at the Pavilion


When: Sunday, July 13th, 2008 from 12-5 p.m. continuing Sundays through September 1


(Bronx, New York) July 8th, 2008- R. Paniagua Inc. (RPI), announces the return of the 2008 AT Tropical Music Festival series, a 10 date summer concerts series Sunday July 6, and will continue through September 1, each Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.


RPI gathered some of today's hottest and most diverse Latin music acts, ranging from Salsa, Jazz, Cumbia Bachata, Merengue, and Reggaeton, to Pop. Orchard Beach has served as a heaven for Latin music enthusiast for decades.


The 2008 Orchard Beach Music Series line-up includes over 50 exciting and diverse acts, such as internationally known bachata duo XTreme to veteran salsero's like Ray Castro and Conjunto Clasico, Orquesta Canela, Hector Tricoche, and the Tito Puente Orchestra, Dave Valentin, Eddie Zervigon and Orchestra Broadway, The Johnny Ray Orchestra and Yerba Buena Merengue stars Oro Solido and Los Hermanos Moreno and many more. The Orchard Beach stage has served as a springboard for many emerging artist and has already been graced by Grammy Award winning Latin artist such as Aventura, Marc Anthony and may others.


The AT Tropical Music Festival Series is presented by AT and co-sponsored by State Farm Insurance, The City of New York and La Mega 97.9 FM, McDonald's, American Airlines, Monster High Energy, US Army, Health Plus, NY Presbyterian, Pepsi, Daily News, Café Bustelo, Spaulding, Victory2Multimedia, Noche Latina, City Park Recreation, Western Union, Cibao Meat Products and The Office Of The Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion.


There is no question that thousands will once again convene during the 11th annual Orchard Beach Summer concert series, which will continue to be a New York City summer staple.


Orchard Beach Music Concerts Series Schedule:


July 13 - "El Dia Colombiano"

 Ray Castro y El Conjunto Clasico

Orquesta Canela "Las Ninas de Cali" (Salsa desde Colombia)

Tonee Miyaggi, (Reggaeton),