If you plan on being in the Las Vegas area on Sunday August 26th Vegas PBS Channel 10 will be airing a documentary of me and my band. This is our second segment and will be in the Vegas PBS "SUMMER ARTS Showcase" Programing begins at 8:00pm-9:00pm. Set your DVR or tune in. :)
If you would like to support our LIVE MUSIC We will be performing FREE LATIN JAZZ concerts:
on Saturday September 1st outside at THE DISTRICT next to Green Valley Station Casino Showtime from 6:30pm - 9:00pm. Located at 2225 Village Walk Dr. Henderson NV. 89052.
on Sunday September 2nd we will be back at Lake Las Vegas with radio host Ric and Jackie Gould from 97.1FM The Point. Performing at the Casino Montelago Village Showtime from 7:00pm - 10:00pm.The address is 30 Strada Di Villaggio in the Montelago Village.
Featuring: Dwayne Matos on Drums, Pedro Richie Garcia (Chiqui) on Percussion, Juan (Tiny) Colon on Trombone, Trumpet and Vocals, Puro Vicente Hernandez on Bass and Rick Arroyo on Piano. THIS event is ALWAYS a blast to play for!!
on Friday September 7th in Summerlin at the Tivolli Village Showtime from 7:00pm-9:00pm. Located at 440 South Rampart across the street from the Sun Coast casino.
on Saturday September 29th at the 2012 Fuzion taste of ASIA Food festival located at the Galleria Mall on 1300 West Sunset Rd. Showtime is 7:00pm-9:00pm.
On Saturday October 6th at the Springs Preserve for the Grapes and HOPS Festival. Featuring Rick Arroyo and the Latin Percussion Ensemble LIVE Salsa and Afro-Cuban Jazz Doors open at 5:00pm Showtime from 5:30pm−9:00pm.
Springs Preserve to host 3rd Annual Grapes & Hops Festival, Saturday, October 6
Sample fine wines, a unique selection of beers and food from some of Las Vegas’ finest restaurants—while helping to raise money for a good cause—at the Springs Preserve’s 3rd Annual Grapes & Hops Festival, Saturday, October 6, from 5-9 p.m.
Kicking off Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, this charity event benefits Par for The Cure—a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds for breast cancer research. Grapes & Hops will feature Afro-Cuban and salsa music by Rick Arroyo and the Latin Percussion Ensemble, as well as a silent auction and food from participating restaurants including El Segundo Sol, Stripburger, Mon Ami Gabi, Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar and P.F. Chang’s China Bistro.
Individual tickets are $35 in advance, or two for $60. Each admission includes a sampling glass and unlimited wine, beer and food samples. Springs Preserve members will receive a $5 discount on each ticket purchased. The event is open to guests 21 and over only.
Advance tickets will be available for purchase at HYPERLINK "http://www.springspreserve.org" www.springspreserve.org beginning Saturday, September 1. Tickets are limited, so guests are encouraged to purchase in advance. For more information about Par for the Cure, visit HYPERLINK "http://www.parforthecure.com" www.parforthecure.com.
go to: http://www.parforthecure.com
YOU do not want to miss this one!!!
Featuring Neil Maxa on Trombone, Rob Graves on Sax and Flute, Juan Tiny Colon on Vocals Trumpet and Valve Trombone, Dwayne Matos on Timbales, Chiqui Garcia on Congas, Puro Vicente Hernandez on Bass, Alex De Leon on Bongos and Rick Arroyo on Piano