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Thu, Jul 26, 2012

Arts, Community, Culture, Food

The 7th Annual Lincoln Park Music Festival in FULL SWING!

BY Glocally Team

The 7th Annual Lincoln Park Music Festival in FULL SWING!

“The Lincoln Park Music Festival is a project that not only celebrates Lincoln Park’s rich history, but also the enormous multi-genre musical contributions of the City of Newark. More successful than we ever imaged, this year we are expecting our normally huge crowds and we want you to personally experience a part of this growing history.” -Baye Wilson,Founder/Executive Director, LPCCD

The 7th Annual Lincoln Park Music Festival is gearing up to be in full swing. The week begun with a 70′s themed skate party, followed by light programming, leading up to this weekend’s outdoors extravaganza!

The festival includes a range of multi-cultural entertainers performing a wide range of musical forms including those of Jazz, 8th Annual “Newark Idol” Youth Showcase, Gospel, House, Hip-Hop and sounds from the African Diaspora; health and sustainable market place, arts and craft vendors; local restaurants and food vendors, and organic farmer’s market products. For children the festival will offer games, storytelling, golf, basketball and skateboard clinics and a host of family oriented activities. The weekend will close with the 35th Anniversary of the Rock Steady Crew with a variety of musical and dance performances including break dancers, graffiti artists, and open- mic battles. Surprise guests entertainers will perform throughout the Festival.

 The festival attracts over 50,000 visitors each year. The park fills up with Newarkers and Tri-state area music lovers enjoying delicious food and sounds. Check out this weekend’s line up below! The Glocally Team is excited to attend and report on the event. More to come…

 

 

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2 Responses to “The 7th Annual Lincoln Park Music Festival in FULL SWING!”

  1. aLgProduction Says:

    A nice surprise for your Saturday morning……. House Heads :-) and lots more to come… also leave comments @ the utube page (subscribe & favorite )

    http://youtu.be/pDnCJGCIysc

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  1. [...] The Lincoln Park Music Festival is heating up! Saturday’s line up will be hosted by The Legendary Ms. Theresa Randolph and Slaag Records Recording Artist Mr. Eddie Nicholas. They will feature a series of DJ’s including. Hedge, an internationally recognized DJ, started producing in 85′ and has an impressive few decades under his belt in the House music industry. His new work continues to manufacture hits and for the past 8 years he has partnered with Little Louie Vega to produced the longest running weekly house party in NYC. Take a moment to stop by Saturday and celebrate Hedges’ music! Tomorrow’s festivities run from 12 – 9:30pm. [...]

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