City of Concord California

News Release

September 28, 2016

Pre-Halloween event features Dark Side of the Moon, laser show

The City of Concord will present a new pre-Halloween music and science event in Todos Santos Plaza on Thursday, Oct. 20 from 6 to 8 p.m. when House of Floyd performs Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon accompanied by a laser light show.

The evening also features lead project scientist Steve Howell from NASA's Kepler Mission speaking about new planetary discoveries, and the Mt. Diablo Astronomical Society and Mark Westwind of Sustainable Contra Costa speaking about sustainable design and the new science of biomimicry. Biomimicry is an approach to innovation that seeks solutions to human challenges by emulating nature’s strategies.

Musicians Jim and Kathy Ocean will also perform with students from Deanne's School of Dance. Additionally, the Farmers' Market is in the plaza from 4 to 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Todos Santos Plaza is located in downtown Concord at Willow Pass Road and Grant Street. Free parking is available on the street and in two municipal parking garages accessed from Salvio Street. For more information, contact Downtown Program Manager Florence Weiss, (925) 671-3404.

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