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Guitars Over Guns: Spring Showcase @ Ball & Chain

Live Music in Bar/Club, Special Event

Not just another fundraiser. Rock out at this epic evening of live music, networking, and the chance to support an awesome local cause! Students from Guitars Over Guns’ middle school programs across Miami-Dade County will converge for the annual Guitars Over Guns Student Showcase on Tuesday, April 24. From student artwork on display, to dance and musical performances on Ball & Chain’s iconic Pineapple Stage, these young artists from Miami’s underserved communities will impress guests with their professionalism, exuberance, and rockin’ talent – many performing in public for the very first time! Come cheer on Miami’s rising stars! Your ticket purchase will go directly toward supporting Guitars Over Guns’ music mentorship programs. Guitars Over Guns (GOGO) is a Miami-based 501(c)(3) non-profit that provides mentoring to at-risk youth through music education and performance. Currently, Guitars Over Guns provides programming at North Miami, Georgia Jones-Ayers, Citrus Grove, and Cutler Bay middle schools, as well as the Educate Tomorrow Center and Camillus House. “GOGO isn’t just about becoming a better musician,” says Santamarie Arocho, an alumna of GOGO’s programs now serving as a Student Mentor. “It’s about being a better person.” For more information and to purchase tickets, visit Follow @guitarsoverguns and join the conversation with the hashtag #ChooseYourSound.