City of Concord California

News Release

December 12, 2017

Fusion beer and music event benefits Sister City program

The Concord Ambassadors, the non-profit organization that sponsors the City of Concord Sister City program with Kitakami, Japan, is hosting an East-West Fusion Music, Beers and Food benefit on Saturday, Dec. 16 from noon to 5 p.m. at Epidemic Ales, 150 Mason Circle, Ste. J in Concord.

Music will be provided by the Tomo Yara Band, from Kitakami, with traditional Japanese instruments performing American standards, Irish folk tunes and folk-rock fused with Far East acoustics. Refreshments will be available from Street Steam Bunz Asian-fusion food truck with hand-crafted beer selections from Epidemic Ales.

For more information, contact Ambassadors volunteer Mary Rae Lehman, (925) 672-4562 or (cell) (925) 348-1589. Learn more about the Concord Ambassadors at

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