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Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival

, New York City | Entertainment

The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival, NYC’s largest Hip-Hop cultural event, is back and celebrating its 12th anniversary. Enjoy a number of activities including panel discussions, exhibitions, parties, an award show, a family-friendly block party and more. Don't miss the crème de la crème finale as Nas ft. The Soul Rebels, Fabolous, Talib Kweli and others take the main stage in DUMBO. Established in 2005, The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival is New York City’s largest Hip-Hop cultural event that showcases the positive aspects of Hip-Hop culture by highlighting Hip-Hop’s legacy as an agent of artistic progression, community building and social change. In addition to musical performances, the Festival offers a number of activities for its audience, including: panel discussions, exhibitions, parties, an award show and a family-friendly block party. The Festival is more than a concert or outdoor fair. It is a family reunion for lovers of this great culture. July 13th – The Hip-Hop Institute. Lectures, panels, and workshops dedicated to the study and advancement of issues of entrepreneurship and criminal justice in our community. Location: Medgar Evers College, 1638 Bedford Ave., Crown Heights, Brooklyn ———————————————————- July 14th – The Dummy Clap Film Festival. A celebration of Hip-Hop as told through the moving image. Screenings of old school films, documentaries, and shorts. As well as Masters Classes from leading filmmakers both indie and major. Location: Medgar Evers College, 1638 Bedord Ave. Crown Heights, Brooklyn ———————————————————– July 15th – JUICE Hip Hop Exhibition Juice celebrates the legacy of hip hop by gathering the next wave of young emerging dancers, deejays, mc’s, beat makers, sneakerheads, and visual/graffiti artists to convene on one platform and showcase each element simultaneously their talent through our exhibitions for one night, one show, one culture: Dance Showcase, Salute The DJ, MC Showcase, Ewings Sneaker Gallery, and Art Gallery. Location: St. Ann’s Warehouse, DUMBO, Brooklyn – 45 Water St, Brooklyn, NY 11201 July 16th – The Finale Concert This is the créme de la créme of NYC Hip-Hop concerts. History will be made as the following artists bless the main stage – Nas ft. The Soul Rebels, Fabolous, Talib Kweli, Rapsody, and our House DJ, Rob Swift. Make sure to visit the Vendor Village where food and clothing vendors will be offering goods throughout the entire Festival while music provided by Real Fresh Radio keeps you vibing. IMPORTANT NOTES* There are several outdoor events which will occur rain or shine All ticket purchases are final – NO REFUNDS Source & image: explorebk.com


Event Details

    July 13, 2016 - July 16, 2016
    01:00 PM - 11:00 PM