TARGET First Saturdays presents Viva Brooklyn! Saturday October 4th

5:00 PM – Music: Arturo O’Farrill’s Grammy Award-winning group Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra and his professional youth Orchestra Fat Afro Latin Jazz Cats.

6:00 PM – Artist Project: Participate in Miguel Luciano’s “Pimp My Piragua”, a mobile public art project commemorating the innovations of Latino street vendors.

6:00 PM – Dance: Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana presents “Bailes de Ida y Vuelta”, which explores the influences of Latin American dances and rhythms on flamaenco.

6:30-8:30 PM – Hands-on Art: Create a colorful dyed sash inspired by Mayan textile design.

6:30-8:30 PM – Pop-Up Gallery Talks: Explore works by Latino artists in these short, ;ively conversations.

8:00-10:00 PM – Social Club: Dancers from Global Rhythms lead rumba and salsa lessons, and Brooklyn Street Art presents an interactive mural by Don Rmix. Try your hand at dominoes, then sip a specialty cocktail at the bar. Activities in this space are geared toward adult visitors.

7:00 PM – Music: La Mecanica Popular blends 70s-style with the new wave of tropical sounds.

9:00 PM – Music: Oakland-based Los Rakas melds hip-hop, plena, reggae and dancehall.

Sponsored by TARGET
Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway
Tel: 718-638-5000       
http://www.brooklynmuseum.org
 Digital Distribution and Street Teams provided by http://www.StreetsofNewYork411.com
#StreetsofNewYork411

 

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