Posted in News on 18. Jun, 2013
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Posted in News on 17. Jun, 2013
Music and art take over Overtown on June 22
The Annual Overtown Rhythm & Arts Festival returns for a 3rd year
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -
June 17, 2013 (MIAMI, FL) – The stage is set for the 3rd Annual Overtown Rhythm & Arts Festival to take place on Saturday, June 22, 2013, in the heart of Miami’s Historic Overtown district, for a day of music, art and delicious food.
For the past two years, Overtown has welcomed over 1,000 visitors during the festival and this year promises to be better than ever. R&B songwriter Q Parker, jazz vocalist Nicole Henry, internationally renowned jazz trumpeter Melton Mustafa, saxophone performer Earnest Walker Jr., Deep Fried Funk, J.J. and the Connections featuring Mr. Lock and the Booker T. Washington Marching Band are some of the acts that will entertain the audience on June 22.
Families can bring their little ones for a day of children’s activities, or treat themselves to succulent slabs of authentic BBQ, southern cooking and mouthwatering Caribbean flavors. Visitors can also enjoy the work of local artists in the art fair.
Admission to the festival is FREE!
WHAT: The 3rd Annual Overtown Rhythm & Arts Festival
WHEN: June 22, 2013, 11 am – 5 pm
WHO: The community at large.
WHERE: Northwest 3rd Avenue between 9th and 11th Street
Miami’s Historic Overtown
Posted in News on 06. Jun, 2013