The Arizona Diamondbacks have announced two second-half concerts featuring Christian-rock band Third Day for Faith & Family Night on Aug. 23 and Mexican pop artist Cristian Castro for Hispanic Heritage Day on Sept. 27.
Third Day, which has won four Grammy Awards, will perform on the field after the D-backs vs. Padres game on Aug. 23. Third Day has sold more than 10 million albums in the United States and has received 24 Dove Awards from the Gospel Music Awards. A portion of ticket sales from Faith & Family Night ticket packages will benefit Hopefest and its mission to help the local homeless community. For more information, visit www.dbacks.com/faith.
Grammy Award-nominated Mexican pop star Castro will perform after the D-backs vs. Cardinals game on Sept. 27 at Chase Field. Castro has been nominated multiple times for Latin Grammy Awards and has won numerous awards, including being named the Best Male Pop Artist in 2012 (Premios Oye). Prior to the game, fans can enjoy a Hispanic Heritage Street Festival and 20,000 fans will receive a Los D-backs T-shirt. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.dbacks.com.