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The Evolution of Hip-Hop Festival

October 1, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Free

A local family-friendly festival showcasing hip hop music, dance and art!

Join the Art Council, in partnership with Wat’s da WURD, Xperience Creative for the 3rd Evolution of Hip Hop Festival in Union Square, Somerville. The festival will feature rappers, singers, spoken word poets, dancers, beatboxers, and visual artists from the Somerville community and surrounding cities. This showcase of hip hop music, dance and culture displays the immense creativity thoughout the region. There will also be live art, interactive activities & local community groups!

Full line-up below:

MUSICAL PERFORMERS:
Oompa
Marcela Cruz
Notoriety
Devin Ferreira
DJ Slipwax
Genie Santiago
BusyBars
Anturazh
Azaglo, Dzidzor
Lil’ Static & JDel
Celo
Marcelo Brociner
Von Don
Vid the Visionary

DANCE CREWS:
QWAM
VibeStyle & Friends
CrewNex

LIVE ART BY:
Acoma Art
B. Cartier
V.Kash
Marisa Kang
Jessie Nocella
Joey Free
Nic Nak
Basement Trybe
and Baboon

HOSTED BY:
Crystal Chandler & Shardai Sam-Clarke

Thank you to Boston Smoke Shop for helping sponsor the festival.
This is an ArtsUnion festival produced in collaboration with Wat’s the Wurd, Xperience Creative, The Somerville Line, Somerville Media Center, and the Welcome Project.

(Photos by Mark Jones)

Details

Date:
October 1, 2017
Time:
2:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1870776289913805/

Venue

Union Square Plaza
Somerville, MA 02413 United States + Google Map