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Funky Dawgz to get Milford’s 375th in motion

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From a press release:

If you want to celebrate Milford's 37th birthday, head to the steps of City Hall in Milford on Friday, June 6th at 6 p.m., and line up to march down to Stonebridge Restaurant with one of the hottest brass bands in the country, UConn’s Funky Dawgz Brass Band.

If you want to celebrate Milford’s 37th birthday, head to the steps of City Hall in Milford on Friday, June 6th at 6 p.m., and line up to march down to Stonebridge Restaurant with one of the hottest brass bands in the country, UConn’s Funky Dawgz Brass Band.

MILFORD – Have you ever wanted to be part of a second line and walk the streets New Orleans style with a brass band? Yes! Well, head to the steps of City Hall in Milford on Friday, June 6th at 6 p.m., and line up to march down to Stonebridge Restaurant with one of the hottest brass bands in the country, UConn’s Funky Dawgz Brass Band.

While at Stonebridge grab a seat and funk out for a couple hours to what some refer to as the “quintessential New Orleans art form.” The band blew audiences away at the Gathering of the Vibes, on Norwalk Oyster Festival’s Main Stage opening for the Village People, Better Connecticut with Scott Haney and the Black Rock Rocks Mardi Gras Festival as well NYC, Boston, and of course, New Orleans.

There will be limited edition 375th Anniversary handkerchiefs for those participating in the second line to wave down the streets, these will go first come, first serve to each group. A memento to last a lifetime!

What: The 375th Celebration Week Kick Off

Who: Mayor Blake, UConn’s Funky Dawgz Brass Band, 375th Anniversary Committee

When: Friday, June 6th at 6PM

Where: Steps of City Hall to Stonebridge Restaurant

 

Jeff Bustraan

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