"Freedom Festival" w/ M.A.K.U. Sound System, Taina Asili y la Bande Rebelde, food, activities and more

Date/Time
Date(s) - Saturday 06/15/2013 - 06/16/2013
7:00 pm - 12:00 am

Join us for the first Freedom Festival at Freedom Square!


Saturday, June 15th, 2013
on the new community art stage at

Freedom Square 

101st Street (corner of 5th & 6th Avenues) 
North Troy, NY

Rain location:
The Sanctuary for Independent Media
3361 6th Avenue
North Troy NY

This event celebrates diverse freedom movements, and is inspired by Juneteenth, the oldest national commemoration of the abolition of slavery in the United States.
  • 3pm – Troy Bike Rescue’s bike clinic and bike schwag art workshop
  • 4pm – Potluck and inauguration of Freedom Square
  • 5pm – Taina Asili y la Banda Rebelde
    Afro-Latin-reggae-rock fusion inspiring audiences to dance to the movement of rebellion. tainaasili.com
  • 6:30pm – M.A.KU. Sound System
    NYC based Afro-Columbian band infected with jazz, rock, hip hop, punk and Columbian folkloric rhythms. makusoundsystem.com

 

FREE and open to all ages!