On August 27-28, Commodore Barry Park in Brooklyn will host one of the strongest free shows of the summer, The Afro Punk Festival. The festival is heading into it’s 10th year.
The line up will include: Cee Lo Green, Santigold, Janelle Monae, Fishbone, Toro Y Moi, Toshi Reagon and BIGLovely, Ninjasonik, Cerebral Ballzy, Gordon Voidwell, Reggie Watts, Res, Joi, Rocky Business, Straight Line Stitch.
Just added: Gym Class Heroes, Das Racist, Kenna, Tamar-kali, Bad Rabbits, Joe Jordans Experiment, Jersey Klan, Radkey, and DJ’s Stack-Aly, Jillionaire, Dances with White Girls, D://BOi, dj.shErOck, toni*K!
There will be 2 stages and an expected crowd of 60,000 people over the two day festival.
Some exciting additions to the festival this year are artists painting on murals, BMX and skateboarder, and over 20 food trucks and vendors on site.
Click here to view the full schedule.
Commodore Barry Park
* ADMISSION IS FREE *
Subway: B,Q, R to DeKalb Ave.