Summer Promise Music Bowl, offering an evening of music, food, and family fun will be held Sunday, July 16 at the Barnes Amphitheater, Monterey Park. Proceeds will benefit Family Promise of San Gabriel Valley, which serves homeless children and their families, and MERCI, an agency supporting individuals with developmental disabilities.
Tickets are available at http://bit.ly/musicbowl or by calling Family Promise SGV at 626.569.0991. Attendees who register by July 12 will receive a discounted ticket rate. Options range from a family picnic ticket ($20 for up to four people; bring a blanket and your own picnic) to a VIP package that includes dinner and a pre-show reception with the artists ($75). For more information call (626) 569-0991.
The program starts with a VIP reception at 5 p.m. followed by a a musical program at 6 p.m. Entertainment will include a range of classic and modern tunes by local artists and accompaniment by keyboardist Robert Duquesnel (bobdukemusic.com), who is the organist for the Anaheim Ducks hockey team. Performances will include:
• Latasha Smith, Tomorrow
• Justin Miller, Hard Knock Life and Llama, Llama, Red Pajama
• Jessica Purnell, Remedy
• Adia Rayburn and Friends, You’ll Be Back (from Hamilton)
• Aztec Singers - Mark Keppel High School alumni, featuring Marilyn & Ashley
• Pastor Shel Hess, A Tisket, a Tasket and There's a Hole in the Bucket