Harlem Arts Festival 2016

Saturday-Sunday
June 25-26
3:00pm-8:30pm
@ Marcus Garvey Park
Tickets are free, RSVP for a reminder!

 

HAF Opening Night Party June 24th

Friday at 8:30pm-12am
@National Black Theatre
Get your tickets today!

 

#HAfterparty June 25th

Hosted by the HAF Junior Board Saturday 9 pm-2am
@ Gin Fizz Harlem

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It’s here! #HAF2016

This is the official page for the Harlem Arts Festival 2016.

We are releasing information daily, so please visit frequently over the coming weeks leading up to the festival!

Friday June 24

#HAF2016 Opening Night Party

Friday, June 24 8:30pm-12:00am
@National Black Theatre
2031 5th Ave / 125th St

Join us to kick off our 5th Anniversary Festival! #HAF2016’s Opening Night Party will be held at The National Black Theatre, located at 5th Ave at 125th Street, and feature performances by the 2016 HAF artists Freelance and Samira Gibson, plus a DJ dance hosted by Coach PR and DJ Caesar!

Saturday June 25

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
3:00
Warm Up w/ DJ Fly Ty
3:00 - 3:30
Warm Up w/ DJ Fly TyKick off HAF2016 with a Dance Party!
Amma Whatt
3:00 - 3:30
Indio Melendez
3:00 - 3:45
Indio MelendezRSVP, space is limited.
Elan Hi-Art
3:00 - 7:00

Gary Conger
3:00 - 7:00


DC Productions
3:00 - 7:00



Lisa DuBois
3:00 - 7:00


Vickie Fremont
3:00 - 7:00

Jarrett Key
3:00 - 7:00
3:15
3:30
Anu~Sun
3:30 - 4:15
3:45
4:00
Spoken Word CypherRSVP, space is limited.
4:15
4:30
4:45
Bria Monet
4:45 - 5:15
5:00
5:15
5:30
Riki Stevens
5:30 - 6:00
5:45
TMTC Harlem Nights
Laugh Out Loud
5:45 - 6:30
6:00
6:15
Jazze Belle
6:15 - 6:45
6:30
Zest Collective
6:30 - 7:00
6:45
7:15
Jazz Ain't Dead
7:15 - 7:45
TMTC Harlem Nights
Laugh Out Loud
7:15 - 8:00
7:30
7:45
8:00
Timothy Bloom
8:00 - 8:45
8:15
8:30

MAIN STAGE

SECOND STAGE

HARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIES

GALLERY WALK

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
5:45
6:00
6:30
Zest Collective
6:30 - 7:00
6:45

MAIN STAGE

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
3:00
Warm Up w/ DJ Fly Ty
3:00 - 3:30
Warm Up w/ DJ Fly TyKick off HAF2016 with a Dance Party!
Amma Whatt
3:00 - 3:30
3:15
3:30
Anu~Sun
3:30 - 4:15
3:45
4:00
4:15
4:30
4:45
Bria Monet
4:45 - 5:15
5:00
5:15
5:30
Riki Stevens
5:30 - 6:00
5:45
6:15
Jazze Belle
6:15 - 6:45
6:30
7:15
Jazz Ain't Dead
7:15 - 7:45
7:30
8:00
Timothy Bloom
8:00 - 8:45
8:15
8:30

MAIN STAGE

SECOND STAGE

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
4:00
Spoken Word CypherRSVP, space is limited.
4:15
4:30
4:45

HARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIES

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
3:00
Indio Melendez
3:00 - 3:45
Indio MelendezRSVP, space is limited.
3:15
3:30
5:45
TMTC Harlem Nights
Laugh Out Loud
5:45 - 6:30
6:00
6:15
7:15
TMTC Harlem Nights
Laugh Out Loud
7:15 - 8:00
7:30
7:45

HARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIES

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
3:00
Elan Hi-Art
3:00 - 7:00

Gary Conger
3:00 - 7:00


DC Productions
3:00 - 7:00



Lisa DuBois
3:00 - 7:00


Vickie Fremont
3:00 - 7:00

Jarrett Key
3:00 - 7:00
3:15
3:30
3:45
4:00
4:15
4:30
4:45
5:00
5:15
5:30
5:45
6:00
6:15
6:30
6:45

GALLERY WALK

Eventbrite - HARLEM ARTS FESTIVAL 2016!

#HAFTERPARTY

Saturday, June 25 9:00PM-2:00AM
@Gin Fizz
308 Malcolm X Blvd / 125th Street

Keep the party going at the #HAFterparty 2016 hosted by the HAF Junior Board! Head up to the beloved Harlem speakeasy Gin Fizz to close out Day 1 of #HAF2016 with music by the incredible Tiff McFierce. Gather with HAF Artists, festival goers, and other party people late into the night in support of the fest!

FREE / $10 Suggested Donation

Sunday, June 26

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
3:00
Elan Hi-Art
3:00 - 7:00

Gary Conger
3:00 - 7:00


DC Productions
3:00 - 7:00



Lisa DuBois
3:00 - 7:00


Vickie Fremont
3:00 - 7:00

Jarrett Key
3:00 - 7:00
3:15
3:30
Indio Melendez
3:30 - 4:45
3:45
4:00
Braxton Cook
4:00 - 4:30
4:15
Dilemastronauta
4:15 - 4:45
4:30
4:45
JS Williams
4:45 - 5:15
5:00
Grupo Descarrilao
Feat. Ballroom Basix!
5:00 - 5:30
Grupo DescarrilaoBring the whole family for a salsa and merengue dance lesson!
Sakina Ibrahim
5:00 - 5:30
5:15
5:30
ShoutHouse
5:30 - 6:00
5:45
Ikhlaq Hussein
5:45 - 6:15
6:00
6:15
JP Dance Group
6:35 - 7:00
6:30
6:45
7:15
TMTC Harlem Nights
Laugh Out Loud
7:15 - 8:15
TMTC Harlem NightsRSVP, space is limited.
7:30
7:45
8:00
Soul Steps
8:00 - 8:30
8:15

MAIN STAGE

SECOND STAGE

HARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIES

GALLERY WALK

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
3:30
3:45
5:00
Grupo Descarrilao
Feat. Ballroom Basix!
5:00 - 5:30
Grupo DescarrilaoBring the whole family for a salsa and merengue dance lesson!
5:15
6:15
JP Dance Group
6:35 - 7:00
6:30
6:45
8:00
Soul Steps
8:00 - 8:30
8:15

MAIN STAGE

SECOND STAGE

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
3:00
3:15
4:00
Braxton Cook
4:00 - 4:30
4:15
Dilemastronauta
4:15 - 4:45
4:30
4:45
JS Williams
4:45 - 5:15
5:00
Grupo Descarrilao
Feat. Ballroom Basix!
5:00 - 5:30
Grupo DescarrilaoBring the whole family for a salsa and merengue dance lesson!
5:15
5:30
ShoutHouse
5:30 - 6:00
5:45
Ikhlaq Hussein
5:45 - 6:15
6:00
6:30
6:45
7:15
7:30

MAIN STAGE

SECOND STAGE

No events available in spoken-word-times category!
MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
3:30
Indio Melendez
3:30 - 4:45
3:45
4:00
4:15
4:30
5:00
Sakina Ibrahim
5:00 - 5:30
5:15
6:00
6:15
6:30
6:45
7:15
TMTC Harlem Nights
Laugh Out Loud
7:15 - 8:15
TMTC Harlem NightsRSVP, space is limited.
7:30
7:45
8:00

HARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIES

MAIN STAGESECOND STAGEHARLEM VILLAGE ACADEMIESGALLERY WALKKIDS' CORNER
3:00
Elan Hi-Art
3:00 - 7:00

Gary Conger
3:00 - 7:00


DC Productions
3:00 - 7:00



Lisa DuBois
3:00 - 7:00


Vickie Fremont
3:00 - 7:00

Jarrett Key
3:00 - 7:00
3:15
3:30
3:45
4:00
4:15
4:30
4:45
5:00
5:15
5:30
5:45
6:00
6:15
6:30
6:45

GALLERY WALK

Eventbrite - HARLEM ARTS FESTIVAL 2016!

Festival Highlights

2016 ARTISTS

Caridad de la Luz aka La Bruja

Nathaniel Stepney

The Movement Theatre Company

Billy Dean Thomas

Cathleen Campbell

D. Myntia Daniels

We Are The Art Project

Ayo Janeen Jackson

Forza Malizia Dance Company

S.M.A Dance Academy

Jazz Ain’t Dead®

ZEST Collective

Black Boys Dance Too

whitney marchelle & friends

Von Xon presents NEMA

Shareef Keyes & The Groove

Noël Simoné Band of Friends NYC

Jules and The Jinks

Grupo Descarrilao

Dilemastronauta

Festival Perks

The HAF Card is back!

This schedule-at-a-glance is also your way to win some great HAF swag! Grab a HAF Card when you get to the fest and get it hole-punched at each performance or activity. Turn it in before you leave and we’ll email you your prize! Gifts include free downloads from our artists, HAF t-shirts/totes, gift cards, and flights on JetBlue!

Support

Harlem Arts Festival is a non-profit organization. We work hard to keep the festival open and free to the public. Any donations are greatly appreciated.
Donate

Sponsors

Festival Fellows – 20,000

Festival Patrons – 10,000

EYE OF ELLIOTT

Festival Supporters – 5,000

This program is supported, in part,
by public funds from the New York
City Department of Cultural Affairs
in partnership with the City Council.

Festival Contributors – 2,500

Columbia
Community
Service

Kapture
Kinetics

T-Mobile

Festival Friends

Whole Foods

Urban Garden Center

Media Sponsors

WNYC.org

In-Kind

Materials for Art