Sunday, 1 June 2014

Veteran lineup for Carrousel concerts

This article was originally published by Ted Shaw

Buffy Sainte-Marie and Jose Feliciano will share headline status this year at the annual Carrousel by the River concerts in June.

Feliciano headlines the Saturday, June 14, show at Riverfront Festival Plaza, while Sainte-Marie tops the Sunday bill on June 15.

The opening Friday night show will be anchored by Windsor’s own Alexander Zonjic, accompanied by Detroit singer Thornetta Davis and the Motor City Horns.

Carrousel by the River kicks off the 39th annual Carrousel of the Nations ethnic festival, taking place at various locations across Windsor the weekends of June 20-22 and 27-29.

General admission tickets for all events are $5, although reserved seating is available for Feliciano for $20. Reserved tickets can be purchased at

The Friday and Saturday headliners go on stage at 10 p.m., while Sunday’s headliner hits the stage at 6:30 p.m.

There are several local and regional performers on the weekend lineups.

The Friday bill starts at 7 p.m. and features Six Degrees and Huladog.

Saturday gets going at 6:30 p.m. with Tumbao Bravo, followed by The Michele Ramo World Music Ensemble, featuring Heidi Harper.

Crissi Cochrane and the Rose City Soul Brothers open Sunday’s set at 3:30 p.m., followed by Beatriz Pichi Malen.

For more details, call 519-255-1127.
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