The Arizona Academy of the Performing Arts hosts
its Seventh Annual Memorial Day Celebration at
the Tempe Beach Park, 620 N. Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ,
Monday, May 25th, 2009 from 4pm to 9pm, sponsored by
the City of Tempe and the Tempe Convention and Visitors
Bureau. This annual event recognizes the memory of our
war heroes through a spectrum of family events including
food, games, entertainment, and raffles. Governor Jan
Brewer plus other Arizona Politicians will be speaking
during the day. The Academy Drum and Bugle Corps will
debut their 2009 music. The evening will conclude with a
concert including a patriotic tribute to our servicemen.
So bring your blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy the
beautiful Arizona outdoors.
Admission into the event is free. There will be
food, drink, ice cream, desserts and shaved ice to meet
your food needs. There will also be an area with games
for the kids including rock climbing and bouncers. There
will be raffle items with tickets costing $1 for 1
ticket or $20 for 40 tickets; what a deal!
There will be a VIP area that includes prime seating
with shade and a meal catered by Monti’s La Casa Vieja
at a cost of $30.00/ticket.
Order Your VIP Tickets Online Now!
The entertainment will include the Dorsetts, a rock and
roll band, Nostogia, a 50’s, 60’s and 70’s group, the
Corona del Sol High School Jazztecs, Corona del Sol High
School Steel Drum band, The Arizona Wind Symphony and of
course The Academy Drum and Bugle Corps.