Super Bowl XLI’s "Nations in Rhthim Concert" in
Written by Todd Elliot
When you think of the Super Bowl, you think of football. When you think of South Florida, you think of miles of tropical shoreline and the Latin and
For the past five years, as part of the "NFL’s Super Bowl Community Impact Program," they work with a local organization to create an event that will showcase more than football. This year, Super Bowl XLI’s Nations in Rhythm concert will feature the pulsating beat of Latin and
The NFL’s Super Bowl XLI’s Nations In Rhythm concert, which will take place on Saturday, January 27, 2007 will showcase the culturally rich world beat of Latin and Caribbean artists and bring more than two thousand guests to one of South Florida’s most beautiful and unspoiled destinations, John U. Lloyd State Park in Hollywood/Dania Beach.
Starting at 5 pm, there will be several musical acts to delight the audience including the Sista SanJah Reggae Band and Latin sensations Hoja Seca, an up and coming Latin group on the recording scene.
When the main concert begins at 8 pm
Latin Grammy winner Nestor Torres and his orchestra will headline the show. Torres, a local and internationally-renowned Latin celebrity based in
"When we heard that the NFL was looking for a unique cultural experience and location, we just knew that a beach concert was the ideal venue for this multi-cultural experience," said Stacy Stern, president of The Special Events Group and co-producer of the concert. "Combine that with the incredible Latin and
Although attendees will not be able to bring food or beverages to the concert, they will be able to purchase a variety of beverages and Latin and
General admission guests are encouraged to bring beach chairs and blankets for seating at this rain or shine event.
The net proceeds from the concert will benefit the Young at Art Children’s Museum in
During the pre-concert, children visiting the Museum’s tent will have an opportunity to test their own artistic skills by coloring in a
General admission seating is $20 per person. VIP tickets are $100 each with special seating and a pre-concert cocktail reception. Parking is free and plentiful.
To purchase tickets, go to the www.NationsInRhythm.com website or TicketMaster. The first 500 people to purchase tickets through the event website and attend the event will be entered into a drawing for six pairs of tickets to the “Pepsi Smash Super Bowl Bash” featuring performances by Kanye West and John Legend.