Cultural Arts

July 22, 2017 ** Kick-off ** 11:30 am – 3:30 pm

FREEPORT RECREATION CENTER, 130 East Merrick Road, Freeport NY 11520

Entertainment will be provided by Multimedia personality TT Torrez and the Hot97 Street team.  Activities include:

  • Kids’ corner with face painting, bounce house and more…
  • Live Culturally Mixed Entertainment (see below)
  • Craft Artisan, and Baked Goods Vendors
  • Cooking Demonstrations
  • Drums alive workshop by Vera Trenchfield

August 19, 2017 (Nautical Mile)

11:30 am – 3:30 pm = Gallery Without Walls! At the Market – (Seven recent graduates with a fine arts degree from CW Post display their art.  Collaborate with local galleries.

August 26, 2017 (Nautical Mile)

11:30 am – 2:30 pm = Fashion ~ Summer, Fall, Something For All! At The Market – local designers showcase a variety of fashion from cultural mixed designers. This is coordinate by aspirating designers.

September 2, 2017(Nautical Mile)

11:30 am – 2:30 pm = Dance Explosion ~ Ballet, Tap, Modern, Hip Hop, Praise, Jazz and more! At the Market – a group of college students bring a variety of dance, including ballet, tap, hip hop, praise and jazz dance performances.

September 16, 2017 (Recreation Center)

11:30 am – 2:30 pm = Open Mic ~ Poets, Writers & Spoken Word! At The Market – local school districts will showcase their talent pool of poets, writers and entertainers showcase their talent.  Consider having these artist performing competitively and give prizes.   This may include sorority steppers delivering positive messages.

September 23, 2017 (Recreation Center)

11:30 am – 3:30 pm = The Long Island Multi-Cultural Children’s Book Fair! At The Market.  (2nd Annual) The goal of the event is to encourage mental and physical health among children and young adults.  The Farmers’ Market will provide physical nourishment while the authors, provide mental nutrition through our presentations and sales of our books that represent a wide variety of cultures and experiences. Mocha Moms and Milestales are providing administrative and marketing support.