June 28th, 2013 by harlemcondolife

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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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May 24th, 2013 by harlemcondolife
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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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October 17th, 2012 by harlemhouse
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. 
 

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September 12th, 2012 by harlemhouse

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!

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September 18th, 2011 by Native New Yorker

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Join the Communities of Harlem Health Revival (CHHR) next Sunday, September 25th for their 6th Anniversary Health Festival in Jackie Robinson Park, 145th St. & Bradhurst Ave.  The festival will include games, entertainment, and complimentary health screenings for blood pressure, diabetes, asthma, and breast health.

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Last Year’s Harlem Health Walk

The Health Walk steps off at 2:00 p.m. from 110th St. & Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., Blvd. and will end at the Festival.  Join your neighbors for the walk to Jackie Robinson Park.  For more information or to volunteer, go to chhrinfo.org.

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May 13th, 2010 by harlemhouse

By HarlemHouse

Harlem Real-Estate continues to be hot and in demand with frequent articles in New York Magazine along with New York Times, Uptown Magazine and Architectural Digest.  Here are two new properties featured this month in New York Home Design.

“A peaceful Oasis overlooking Morningside Park”  88 Morningside is mentioned in this months issue of New York Magazine Home Design.

1, 1 + home office, 2 and 3 bedroom homes starting at $365k.  On Morningside at 122nd Street.

Also listed is “A new take on an old school” PS 90 at 220 West 148th Street near historic Jackie Robinson Park. An excellent example of neo-gothic architecture exterior with elegant contemporary interior design.

Offering one of the lowest price-per-foot averages of any new condo in Manhattan–prices begin at $475,000 with a 15-year J-51 tax abatement.

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