Candy Apple Bleu band rocks Springfield’s Island Park

SPRINGFIELD – Everyone was having a good time Wednesday at Springfield’s Island Park. It was the highlight event of the Concert in the Park series, featuring Candy Apple Bleu. It almost ended up being a sellout crowd after a long day at Hayward Field for the World Championships.

The temperatures may have been hot, but there was a chill to the atmosphere. People seemed to be in a celebratory mood. A steady stream of dancers sashayed back and forth toward the stage.

It was pretty clear, though, that nobody was having more fun than the band.

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