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2nd Annual Equinox by Solstice Brooklyn Art Showcase

May 20 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

| $15 - $25

Event Link: www.equinoxartbk.com

#equinoxartbk

Sat. 5.20.17 – 4-10pm

@ Weeksville Heritage Center
158 Buffalo Ave, Brooklyn NY (Crown Heights)
**5 min walk from Utica A/C or Ralph C trains**

Bringing you music, food, art, love, and unity at one Brooklyn location.
Jam with us on Saturday, May 20th!

Discount Early Bird Tickets Available Now!
http://equinoxartbk.eventbrite.com/

Hello Brooklyn!
As we get ready for our 2nd year, Equinox by Solstice is poised to continue pushing the envelope on creativity and expression. This year you can expect visual art in a way you’ve never experienced, multi-genre music performances, a unique collection of food and merchandise vendors, and some good ole jams on the 1s and 2s. All of this will be presented in the spirit of true diversity and unity.

Must be 21+ w/ proper ID

Event Features:

** Complimentary Drinks **
** 2nd Annual Equinox Paint Battle **
** Live Music **
** Comedy **
** Visual Art **
** Spoken Word **
** Burlesque **
** Food Vendors **
** Merchandise Vendors **
** Community Volunteering Opportunities **
** Voter Registration **

In addition, we are partnering with Art Start (http://www.art-start.org), a youth performing arts organization. In an effort to
support the arts for youth in urban areas, there will be a call for volunteers and mentors to work with the students. A portion of our event proceeds will be donated to Art Start.

Hosted by:
Kerry Coddett
(MTV’s Joking Off, Tru TV’s Comedy Knockout)
& Russ Green
(BET, Kennedy Center)

Sounds by:
DJ Ben Ha Meen

Featured Artists:

Frenchie Davis
Broadway: Rent, Dreamgirls & The Voice
(Music)

Renee Neufville
Formally of Zhane
(Music)

Nucomme
(Music & Burlesque)

Jessie Davis
(Music)

Ropes by Dash
(Dance & Visual Art)

Letitia Sherman
(Spoken Word)

2nd Annual Equinox Paint Battle!
You got skills??? We still have a couple spots open for visual artists to showcase/sell their work and/or participate in this year’s Equinox Paint Battle!

If you’re interested, please contact:
catalysteventsandstaffing@gmail.com

Be a Vendor at Equinox by Solstice!
We welcome your business to showcase and sell your goods and services at this year’s event. Whether it is food, products, or on site services.

If you’re interested, please contact:
catalysteventsandstaffing@gmail.com

Become an Equinox by Solstice Partner!
We have sponsorship and partnership opportunities available for companies and organizations of all sizes. (ie. Marketing, In kind donations, etc.).

Please feel free to propose your ideas!
Download the official sponsorship packet here:
http://solsticemarketinggroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Equinox_Sponsorship_Packet_2017_v5.pdf

If you’re interested or have any questions, please contact:
catalysteventsandstaffing@gmail.com

Learn More About Weeksville!
www.weeksvillesociety.org

Weeksville Heritage Center, Brooklyn’s largest African-American cultural institution, is a multidisciplinary museum dedicated to preserving the history of the 19th century African American community of Weeksville, Brooklyn – one of America’s first free black communities. Using a contemporary lens, we activate this unique history through the presentation of innovative, vanguard and experimental programs. Weeksville advances its mission through history, preservation, visual and performing arts, ecology and the built environment.

Join the conversation…
#equinoxartbk

Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$15 - $25
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://www.equinoxartbk.com

Venue

Weeksville Heritage Center
158 Buffalo Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11213 United States
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Phone:
(718) 756-5250
Website:
http://www.weeksvillesociety.org

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