Saturday June 18, 2016
12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Plaza
1368 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
BY TRAIN: A or C train to Nostrand Avenue
KowTeff School of African Dance
KowTeff is proud to announce our 6th Annual Juneteenth Celebration, co-sponsored by Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Center for Arts and Culture. Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the U.S. This year marks the 151st anniversary of this historic holiday and 25th anniversary of KowTeff! Come out (rain or shine) and celebrate Juneteenth in the heart of Brooklyn!
ENJOY A FULL DAY OF FREE EVENTS!
The Juneteenth Celebration will feature dynamic performances by professional and local arts groups, a Fitness and Wellness Expo (with resources, consultations, and classes), natural hair show, children's dance class and activities, outdoor houseparty with DJ JUAWANDI, and African Marketplace with some of the best vendors in town...ALL FREE OF CHARGE!
The Juneteenth will also offer several Community Dance Classes of different genres (donations accepted) as well as a Master African Dance Class ($15). Come on out and enjoy the festivities!
On-line registration for the Master Dance Class and vending in the African Marketplace (low fees!) is now closed. Payments are accepted on-site event day. For further information on vending, participating as a provider in the Fitness and Wellness Expo (no fee required), or promoting your health-related organization/business, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 347-697-5476.
Juneteenth is a time for rejoicing, reflection, and renewal...
There's something for everyone! Bring family and friends!
JUNETEENTH SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
FREE Juneteenth Performance!
3PM | Main Outdoor Stage
Fitness & Wellness Expo: FREE Health Screenings, Resources, Consultations
12PM-5PM | Amphitheatre Tent
Dance Classes For ALL Levels!
Multipurpose Room | 1st Floor (except where noted)
House Music/Dancing (H O U S E R I D D I M S - DJ Juwandi)
1PM - 5PM | Amphitheatre Tent
12PM - 8PM | Outdoor Courtyard
12PM - 4PM | Outdoor Courtyard