September 6, 2019

Plaza @ The Gateway

6:00 - 10:00pm

Join Pasifika First Fridays and The Gateway on September 6th for Party of the Plaza’s Back-To-School Bash featuring DJ Chunk and The Smiling Souls band.

Remember to bring all the kiddies for this family friendly event and spend the night out with your loved ones at The Gateway. Grab a blanket or lawn chair and we’ll supply the music, drinks, and free prizes. Plaza opens at 6pm for concert seating.

Students of all ages (K-12, college, post-grad) are encouraged to sport their school swag or bring a school ID for the chance to win a #backtoschoolbash backpack. Participants will be entered to win this Harvard swag bag complete with goodies from Harvard University.

For more information, questions, or comments, email



THE SMILING SOULS is a eight piece Rocksteady reggae band, based in Salt Lake City, Utah. THE SMILING SOULS has continually made appearances in local festivals and reggae concerts, sharing their love of roots reggae, rocksteady and party music.

Combining heavy drum and bass riddims with big brass sound and tight crisp performances, this powerhouse of talent captures their audiences with their very first note. THE SMILING SOUL's repertoire combines original and cover compositions with classic and current reggae hits designed to entertain, educate and enlighten all types of people. They continue to be a dynamic force in the scene after two decades, their songs expressing the love, peace, togetherness needed in our world today. Find out more about the band by visiting their website.