UNION, NJ - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will host a Funk Salsa Urban (F.S.U.), concert at Kean University on Sunday, November 8. The concert starts at 6:00 p.m. and is a drive-in only event. To ensure COVID-19 safety protocols, officials have said no walk-ups, bikes or chairs are permitted.
Tickets will be available online at ucnj.org/reserve on Wednesday, October 28 at 9:00 a.m. and are first-come, first-served. Attendance is limited to 220 cars at the campus at 1000 Morris Avenue in Union Township
“The Freeholder Board is pleased to welcome Funk Salsa Urban to Union County. Their unique blend of musical styles is an exciting addition to our series of outdoor concerts this year,” said Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella.
According to event organizers, vehicles will be arranged at least 6-feet apart with adequate social distancing. Attendees must stay in their vehicles unless they need to use the port-o-johns or wash stations. Masks must be worn when using those areas. Those attending can bring their own food, and non-alcoholic drink. Alcohol is prohibited.
Funk Salsa Urban (F.S.U) is a Latin band originally from New York City whose work is inspired by the 1990's Latin group DLG. Funk Salsa Urban fuses basic Salsa rhythms with elements of Funk and Urban to create a new inner-city sound. Along with fusing the different rhythms, the band uses Spanglish lyrics to appeal to a broader audience. Funk Salsa Urban has grown to be among the most dominant and sought-after bands in New York City. For more information visit fsumusic.com.