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Vocalo’s Winter Block Party for Chicago’s Hip Hop Arts presented with YCA

January 31, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

$5 - $10

Hip-hop has long brought people together who’ve fought for social justice.

Celebrate its present and future during the day with film, music videos, B-boy/B-girl dance battle, a poetry/storytelling slam, Vocalo’s DJ Collective and a Hip-Hop Marketplace.

The FREE daytime schedule includes:

12:00PM
Main Floor || B-Boy/B-Girl Dance Battle Sign Up

12:30PM
Smart Bar || Free Screening of “RIZE”

1:00PM
Main Floor || B-Boy/B-Girl Dance Battle Prelims

2:00PM
Main Floor || Street Gear Fashion Show (featuring Alex Carter, GoWhere HipHop, City of Win and others)
People’s Choice Music Videos

2:30PM
Smart Bar || Chicago Track Workshop

3:00PM
Main Floor || B-Boy/B-Girl Dance Battle Quarters

4:00PM
Main Floor || Sicko Mobb
People’s Choice Videos

Smart Bar || LTAB Open Mic and Mini Slam

5:00PM
Main Floor || B-Boy/B-Girl Dance Battle Semis

Also, throughout the day and night hear from Vocalo’s DJ Collective featuring Shazam Bangles and Big Once led by Jesse De La Pena.

Plus, $10 fade haircuts, a Hip Hop Art Gallery (curated by Kevin Coval and Chicago Truborn) and a Hip Hop Boutique with vendors including GoWhere HipHop, City of Win, Alex Carter and others!

In the evening, join us for a ticketed concert blow-out!

7:00PM
Main Floor || B-Boy/B-Girl Dance Battle FINALS
LTAB Mixtape Release Concert featuring Mick Jenkins, Show You Suck, Saba, No Name, and Daryl Alexis

Tickets to the evening performances are $10.00 (General Public) and $6.00 for students

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Details

Date:
January 31, 2015
Time:
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$5 - $10
Event Category:

Organizer

Vocalo
Website:
Vocalo.org

Venue

Metro
3730 N. Clark Street
Chicago , IL United States

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