A Cultural Immersion: Quelbe at Sunset in Frederiksted
FREDERIKSTED – The Department of Sports, Parks and Recreation cordially invites the St. Croix public to come and immerse themselves in the sounds of Quelbe, the official music of the U.S. Virgin Islands during QUELBE AT SUNSET.
QUELBE AT SUNSET is an effort to provide the residents and visitors of St. Croix the opportunity to experience, learn and enjoy the cultural aspects of the Virgin Islands through music.
The first in the series of open-air concerts will take place on Sunday, August 9, 2015 at the Verne I. Richards Veteran Memorial Park, located on Strand Street in Frederiksted, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Featured artists performing at QUELBE AT SUNSET on that date will be the Mind, Body & Soul Band, the Renaissance Band and cultural torchbearers, the world-renowned Stanley and the Ten Sleepless Knights.
On Friday August 14, QUELBE AT SUNSET takes place once again at the Verne I. Richards Veteran Memorial Park, located on Strand Street in Frederiksted, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., with the Russell Ensemble as the featured performing artist.
Food, drinks and toys will be on sale during both events, so mark your calendars and be prepared to ‘Roas-A-Time’ (enjoy yourself) at QUELBE AT SUNSET!