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Harlem Pride 2013 in New York City this Weekend

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There are a lot of celebrations happening this weekend in Harlem for Gay Pride.  After a momentous and triumphant week for the LGBT community, people are really ready to celebrate gay pride.

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A few places in Harlem where you can celebrate are at Aloft Harlem Hotel on FDB Friday, June 28th 7 pm – 11 pm.  Red Rooster (Ginny’s Supper Club) on Lenox Ave, Sunday June 30th starting at 8 pm.  MIST (My Image Studios) on 116th Street Friday, June 28th 8 pm & Saturday, June 29th 9 pm.  Jackie Robinson Park “Harlem Pride 2013 Celebration Day” from 12 pm – 6 pm featuring DJ Andre Collins and a long list of Live Performances.  Many other businesses are participating such as Harlem Food Bar, Jado Sushi, 5 and Diamond, Lido and Melba’s who have always been supportive in past years.

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UPDATE: Harlem Sweet Spot Festival Dance Party May 26, 2-9PM

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The Sweet Spot Festival returns to Harlem this summer.
From May through September, the festival will host an eclectic range of musicians, DJ’s, themed dance parties, performance & visual artists, kids art and educational activities, fitness workshops and a market place with an array of food vendors and one-of-a-kind vintage & jewelry selections.JetBlue will be sponsoring flight giveaways.  Great DJs will spin Soulful House, classic R&B, Disco, Funk, Soul, and Afro-Beat for music lovers of all ages.  Themed dance parties include a roller-skating Jam, Reggae night, and a BaBy Got Soul kids dance off.The Sweet Spot Marketplace will offer local businesses an opportunity to shine. Vendors can apply to the Sweet SpotMarketplace here: Vendor Application Personally speaking, we are so happy and proud that our friends who started and still run Giant Step so many years ago are helping to “Keep the Vibe Alive” ™ and doing so in Harlem.
Partners:
Giant Step
Harlem Arts Alliance
UPTOWN
Herbert Holler
Federation Sound

Harlem Stage and Musical Directions.

Schedule:

Sunday, May 26 – West Harlem Piers
Sunday, June 16 – Jackie Robinson Park
Saturday, July 20 – Jackie Robinson Park
Saturday, August 17 – Jackie Robinson Park
Saturday, September 14 – Pier 1
Sunday, September 22- Jackie Robinson Park

 

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Sweet Spot Festival BABY GOT SOUL! Halloween Kids Party

Happy Halloween!
Are you looking for a fun Halloween event for your kids
and the whole family?  Next Sunday, October 28th from 12-4pm here in Harlem Sweet Spot Festival presents Baby Got Soul!
Kids Halloween Costume Dance Party!
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The Sweet Spot Festival returns to Harlem this
Fall with a HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR just for the
kids!!
 
Grab a few friends, get your costumes ready – Come
on out & enjoy carnival games and treats, a pumpkin
patch and an awesome BABY GOT SOUL! costume disco dance party.
 
Celebrity child prodigy DJ Fulano will be providing the tunes for the day. 
At 9 years old, he has already DJ’ed for Diane Von Furstenburg, 
Michael Kors and calls Russell Simmons a great friend. 
Talk about a legend in the making! 
 
Check out his recent article in the NY Post: http://bit.ly/TCI9vZ 
 
Adults can enjoy the unique vendors & vintage at the
Sweet Spot Market Place. 
 
We are Doin’ it again at the Jackie Robinson Park Bandshell
145th street & Bradhurst
on October 28th , 2012 from 12 – 4pm for FREE!!
 
If you would like to bring a group of 10 kids or more – please
email us at sweetspotfest@gmail.com so we can hold
you a picnic table
 
We look forward to seeing you there!
 
About Sweet Spot Festival
The Sweet Spot Festival is a FREE family friendly event series, bringing Harlem’s 
increasingly diverse community together to celebrate it’s rich historical legacy. 
Its purpose is to promote music,culture, art, and commerce. Here you will find an 
eclectic range of musicians, DJ’s, performance & visual artists, a mouth watering 
array of food & dessert vendors, kids activities, workshops and to-die-for vintage 
& jewelry selections. 
 

Sweet Spot Festival In Harlem

SWEET SPOT FESTIVAL will be held in Jackie Robinson Park featuring music by:  D-NICE, MAX GLAZER & Other surprise guests.  This is a FREE family event in Harlem with Food Vendors, Vintage Market, Picnic Tables, Kids Activities and More powered by GIANT STEP.  Sunday, September 23, 2012 from 2 – 7PM Located at 145th Street & Bradhurst Avenue in the Jackie Robinson Park Bandshell.

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Don’t forget to join the free Jet Blue raffle.  Lucky winners will get a chance to win a pair of tickets to any where in the world that Jet Blue flies.

See you there!