Carlos Santana Honored with Proclamation and “Key to the Las Vegas Strip”

Carlos Santana Honored with Key to the Las Vegas Strip
On Wednesday, January 21, 2015, Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak declared Jan 21, 2015 Carlos Santana Day and additionally, gave the legendary guitar great the “Key to the Las Vegas Strip” in a private ceremony at House of Blues Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino (Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com)

Carlos Santana, Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak and Roxana Drexel, Hermes Music Foundation
Carlos Santana, Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak and Roxana Drexel, Hermes Music Foundation

Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com.

 

Carlos was honored for his commitment, attention and numerous donations to local schools to keep music alive in the city. Along with Hermes Music U.S., a total of 80 guitars were donated to Monaco Middle School during the ceremony. As a thank you, the school’s mariachi band performed a song for Carlos and those in attendance.

Carlos Santana with Proclamation and Key
Carlos Santana with Proclamation and Key

Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com.

Monaco Middle School mariachi band
Monaco Middle School mariachi band

Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com.

Monaco Middle School mariachi band
Monaco Middle School mariachi band

Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com.

Monaco Middle School mariachi band
Monaco Middle School mariachi band

Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com.

Monaco Middle School mariachi band
Monaco Middle School mariachi band

Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com.

Monaco Middle School mariachi band
Monaco Middle School mariachi band

Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com.

Carlos Santana with Proclamation
Carlos Santana with Proclamation

Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com.

Carlos Santana, Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak and Roxana Drexel, Hermes Music Foundatio
Carlos Santana, Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak and Roxana Drexel, Hermes Music Foundatio

Photo: © Erik Kabik /www.ErikKabik.com.