Bennington Area Arts Council
On the evening of Saturday, August 3, as a showcase event for Bennington Arts Weekend, the Better Bennington Corporation and the Bennington Area Arts Council will present a free concert on the newly completed Merchant’s Park stage by Alex Torres & His Latin Orchestra. Formed October 1980 in Amsterdam, NY, this 12 piece award-winning ensemble plays hundreds of festivals, performing arts centers and events annually, taking audiences by storm with their original blend of Afro-Caribbean rhythms such as Salsa, Merengue, Cha-cha, Bomba, Plena and Latin Jazz.
This concert will be free and open to the public, In case of rain or delayed completion of Merchant's Park, the Masonic Hall will serve as an alternative location.
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