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Win tickets to Prestige at Arte Americas Nights in the Plaza

nightsFresno’s summer days can be brutal. But our nights … our nights are so very lovely.

Which is why Arte Americas hosts a series of Friday-night concerts in it outdoor pavilion each summer. The Nights in the Plaza series features local and regional bands playing Latin lazz and mariachi, Brazilian, Son Jarocho and rockabilly.

We’ll be giving away passes each week (except Sept. 26) for the rest of the series’ run. This week’s concert features local R&B soul group Prestige. To enter to win, leave a comment in this post. Tell us your favorite way to spend a warm summer’s night in the Valley. The contest runs through noon Thursday. Winners will be chosen at random, notified by email and be able to pick up the passes at The Fresno Bee office (1626 E. Street) during normal business hours. Passes are good for any concert night, but do not guarantee entry, so early arrival is suggested.

We’ll have a new contest up every Monday so keep checking back. Complete performer schedule and contest rules on the jump.

Aug. 22: Beatriz Herrera: Orgullo de Mexico
Aug. 29: The Blue J’z
Sept. 5: Metalachi
Sept. 12: Brazilian Nights
Sept. 19: Heavy Weather

Only readers who submit a comment on this post are eligible. Winners will be picked at random. Recipients will be notified by e-mail at the end of each giveaway period. No substitutions or transfer of winners/prizes. Prizes are not redeemable for cash. Some prizes may have due dates for redemption/use. Employees and immediate family of The Fresno Bee, and any/all of the participating giveaway sponsors, are not eligible to win. By accepting a giveaway, recipient consents to allow the use of his/her name and/or photograph for advertising or similar promotions without further compensation. Winner releases all sponsors of liability regarding use and enjoyment of the prizes. Tax liabilities and insurance, if any, are sole responsibility of the winner. N

Responses to "Win tickets to Prestige at Arte Americas Nights in the Plaza"

joan says:

My idea of a great summer evening is to sit outdoors, listen to music, and have a glass of wine.

Ricky Acunia says:

I love spending my warm summer nites
Gathered with all the great variety of people and different cultures who dwell in our city and surrounding areas,it’s always wonderful to meet new friends.
And make new lasting relations.

Ruby Flores says:

the best is sitting outside under a tree, at twlight with a breeze and a bowl of ice cream, watching your kids play and ride thier bikes.

Benjamin says:

Summers are made for late nights of bocce ball, under string lights, in a backyard where you can catch bits of a breeze, and the thump of a neighbor’s stereo ringing out narco-corridos.

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