In Case You Missed It: Alive@Five July 10

KC and the Sunshine Band



Photographs: Nina Giordano

‘The city that works' kicked off its first Alive@Five of the summer Thursday, fully equipped with smiles, great food and amazing music. Featuring Wake Up Paradise, Kunjan Collective and KC and The Sunshine Band, hundreds of Fairfield County residents enjoyed a care-free block party atmosphere. The crowd was vibrant and energetic with a playful vibe, filled with laughter and dancing.

Alive@5 KC and the Sunshine Band
Denise Marchese, Loretta Gerus, Anita Kozminsky

“It’s a blast from the past!” - Denise Marchese, Fairfield

“I love it!” - Anita Kozminsky, Stamford

Old Greenwich resident Frank Usowski brought his daughter along with some of her friends, all newcomers. They strategically placed a blanket on the soft grass in Columbus Park, shaded by a large tree with a perfect view of the Bud Light stage.

Alive@5 KC and the Sunshine Band
Kate McCooe, Grace McCooe, Maggie McCooe, Grace Usowki, Frank Usowski

“It’s our first time here and it’s brought the whole neighborhood together,” said Usowski. “It’s a lot of fun.”

This year’s lineup is jam packed with bands held close to our hearts, including Blues Traveler, Sugar Ray and The Beach Boys. The bands featured this year are probably some of the best in event history, as stated by Mike Pinto of Monroe.

 Alive@5 KC and the Sunshine Band
David Longley, Mike Pinto, Max Mudre

“Alive@Five is great because I love this music and I’m happy they’re bringing it back!” – Mike Pinto of Monroe

You still have time to get down to the center of Stamford every Thursday for great giveaways, music, and an all-around good time with your Fairfield County neighbors. The party starts at 5 p.m.!

See the full lineup »

 

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