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Tucson Premium Outlets Holiday Music
Saturday, December 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - Saturday, December 30, 2017 @ 8:00 pm MST
Listen to your Holiday Favorites and Support Local Music, While Shopping for Great Gifts at the Tucson Premium Outlets! Celebrate the holidays in style at Tucson Premium Outlets as they host local bands performing holiday classics. Every Saturday night in December, you can enjoy free music alongside fabulous shopping as part of the fall concert series.
Presented by Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance, the free weekly performances will take place Saturdays from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Mountain Court at Tucson Premium Outlets. Coupled with delicious food from Market Hall and over 70 stores offering extraordinary savings, the evenings provide the perfect outing for the whole family.
The concerts are a creative collaboration between Tucson Premium Outlets and the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance, bringing opportunities for local musicians to showcase their talents to the community, and new arts and business partnerships in new and innovative ways.
Don’t miss the Holiday Performance Lineup:
December 2 – Desert Melodies (Vocals)
Desert Melodies is Tucson’s most eclectic vocal cover group, performing your favorite pop, jazz and easy listening standards from the 20’s thru today. Live piano accompaniment and the fabulous vocal talents of Amber Lee, Beth & Chris make these performances memorable and thoroughly enjoyable! We have the ability to tailor the show to meet your specific needs…we have a very large repertoire of music and the singers are very versatile.
December 9 – People Who Could Fly (Pop)
People Who Could Fly is an indie pop band formed in 2013 and based in Phoenix, AZ. The group’s style draws influence from acts such as Walk the Moon, the 1975, Cage the Elephant and Two Door Cinema Club. People Who Could Fly has performed with national acts including Rick Springfield, Howard Jones, Roger Clyne, and Reel Big Fish. The band also provided entertainment for The Arizona Cardinals (NFL) in 2016. Their album “Neon Electric” was produced by Grammy-winner Robb Vallier (Gin Blossoms, Foo Fighters, Miranda Lambert)
December 16 – Heart & Soul (Classic Rock/Pop)
The Heart & Soul consists of Gary Roberts and EJ Loveres. EJ plays acoustic guitar and has a voice that has been compared to Bruno Mars and Michael Jackson. His voice is sweet, expressive and soulful. Gary Roberts plays either electric bass or electric guitar and lays down the rhythm, nailing the groove to the ground. Gary sings lead vocals and harmonies as well. Gary, a studied music scholar from his college days brings a wealth of musical versatility to the sonic soundscape. Heart & Soul serves up a sound that is greater than the sum of its parts. Their repertoire includes a wide range of music ranging from current/top 40 music to funky soulful contemporary music to blues, rock and more. They play songs that are timeless and that many of you know by Heart and Soul.
December 23 – Santa Pachita (Latin)
Santa Pachita is a 9-piece band that blends a variety of musical styles to create an entertaining night of dancing for everyone. The congas, flute, and trumpet add depth to the energetic music that is influenced by ska, cumbia, rumba-salsa, and bands like Manu Chao.
December 30 – Mama Sings Jazz (Jazz)
Connie Brannock is the bad mama who sings Jazz, blues, standards, R&B and Soul as well. High octane meets smooth jazz. What an incredible combination to witness on stage.
Tucson Premium Outlets Concert Series
When: Weekly, Saturday Evenings 5 p.m. to 8p.m.
Where: Tucson Premium Outlets, 6401 Marana Center Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85742
Phone: (520) 797-3959
About TucsonPremium Outlets
Offering designer and name brands at savings of 25 to 65 percent, Tucson Premium Outlets is Tucson’s premiere outlet shopping destination. The outdoor center is located at the intersection of I-10 and Twin Peaks Road and features a diverse mix of more than 60 retailers, including Banana Republic Factory Story, Coach, Gap Factory Store, J. Crew, Michael Kors, NIKE Factory Outlet, U.S. Polo Assn., Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th and many more.
Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance
The Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance (SAACA) is a not-for-profit organization that exists to ensure that, through engagement in arts and culture, our communities produce strong, inspired citizens. SAACA enlists artists, businesses, governments, and individuals to expand artistic and cultural opportunities in their respective communities. To enhance access to the arts and to promote cultural awareness in the communities it serves, SAACA presents large-scale festivals, events and other programs. The Alliance also promotes educational opportunities in the arts and culture for all ages.
For more information about programs and events produced by the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance please visit www.saaca.org.