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12th Annual Cape Verdean Recognition Committee Gala

April 16 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Cape Verdean Recognition Committee hosts its 12th Annual Gala Celebration in honor of 2023 Honoree Cynthia Rose. It will be an afternoon filled with tribute, music, fun, and camaraderie.
Music entertainment will be provided by: Jazz Master Jackie Santos and Friends, featuring Colleen Marshall, Chops Turner, and Stan Strickland; Cape Verdean selections by Calu Bana; R&B sounds by KG Express with Kevin Gomes and Angella Kronillis.
Proceeds will support the annual CVRC parade and scholarship funds.

Tickets are $45 at the door or $40 in advance by contacting Diane at 508-944-7625, Janet at 508-971-9198, Celia’s Boutique, or online at


White’s of Westport
66 State Rd
Westport, MA United States
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