Last Bronx Summer concert held at Orchard Beach

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.'s final summer concert took place Sunday, and you could feel the energy in the air.

News 12 Staff

Sep 5, 2021, 6:06 PM

Updated 960 days ago

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News 12's Faith Graham was at Orchard Beach, where Bronx Summer held its last concert.
Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.'s final summer concert took place Sunday, and you could feel the energy in the air.
Attendees heard music by the Dream Team, Everything Cover Band, La Jara Band and more.
The grand finale was El Gran Combo.
Attendees were looking forward to the performance all day.
Sen. Chuck Schumer and Democratic Bronx Borough President candidate Vanessa Gibson made an appearance and danced along with Bronx residents.
Many people said Sunday's concert was unmatched.
The best part was that the event was free and open to the public until 7 p.m.


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