Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Birds in Concert 2015: Guest Artist Javier Mendoza
The World Bird Sanctuary “Birds in Concert 2015” will launch number 1 in the series on August 6th with performances by The Raptor Project followed by guest artist Javier Mendoza.
The World Bird Sanctuary’s in-house band, “The Raptor Project” takes to the stage to perform songs from their popular children’s environmental education CDs. Learn fun and exciting facts about the animals we share our planet with as they share the stage with the Raptor Project! Audience participation is encouraged!
Guest artist Javier Mendoza (photo: Gay Schroer)
The Raptor Project will be followed by the immensely popular Javier Mendoza. Javier has sold over 50,000 albums and has received many honors throughout his career, including “Best Solo Artist”, “Best Male Vocalist” & “Best Pop Artist” by the Riverfront Times Music Awards. He was also a finalist in the Independent Music Awards and was selected as a Budweiser True Music Artist. Javier has released 14 albums and shared the stage with such notable artists as Willie Nelson, Los Lobos, The Roots, Ben Folds and many more. His dedication to creating new and different material and his passion for live performance keeps bringing the fans back again and again.
Whether he’s playing for 10 people or a crowd of 10,000, Javier makes each show unforgettable. The physical and emotional energy he delivers is truly amazing and must be experienced to be believed.
Join us for this talent filled kick-off to our 2015 concert series.
WHEN: August 6th
TIME: 7:00pm – 8:30 pm
Prizes and Giveaways by Whole Foods Market
and St. Louis Sprout & About
Birds in Concert is sponsored by Ameren Missouri
Enjoy our stadium seating—or bring your lawn chairs and picnics
For the safety of our animals and our other guests, please no pets.