Harlem Week “HARLEM DAY” events this Sunday, August 20

The festivities continue during HarlemWeek this Sunday, August 20th with more fun uptown during “HARLEM DAY”   135th street from St. Nicholas Avenue to 5th Avenue will be blocked off from traffic to allow More »

Harlem Week “Summer in the City” this Saturday, August 19

It’s always one of the best days to celebrate during HarlemWeek, so come out this Saturday, August 19th and enjoy all of the “Summer in the City” events on this glorious day More »

Casting for Little Apple series Monday, August 14th in Harlem!

After a successful Crowdfunding effort, the Little Apple series is getting ready to go into production in September. Come out to the open casting call Monday, August 14th in Harlem! More »


This Sunday, August 13th Sundae Sermon will kick off Harlem Week at St. Nicholas Park on 135th Street 1PM-6PM! Rooted in the legacy and Love of Harlem, Sundae Sermon celebrates and connects the diversity More »

Sweet Spot Festival presents Soul Summit: The Harlem Edition

Get ready to party on the Pier this Saturday at the Sweet Spot Festival, this time teaming up with Soul Summit!  It’s gonna be live! Soul Summit: The Harlem Edition Saturday, August 5, More »

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JUNE 7 – Sip + Sketch at the WXYZ Bar in Aloft Hotel in Harlem

Join in on a fun figure drawing evening with a live model, sketching tips and trivia Q’s with prizes JUNE 7th during Sip + Sketch at the WXYZ Bar in Aloft Harlem. Each ticket includes one complimentary beer or wine. Paper and pencils provided or bring your own sketching tools, no drawing experience needed. WHAT: A fun

Shop Harlem Live Harlem Lifestyle Expo by Harlem Park to Park

On Saturday, June 24, 2017 MIST Harlem will welcome the Shop Harlem Live Harlem Lifestyle Expo, organized by Harlem Park to Park. DATE: Saturday, June 24, 2017 LOCATION: MIST Harlem (46 W. 116th Street btwn Lenox Avenue and Fifth Avenue) TIME: 11 am to 4 pm   Shop Harlem Live Harlem Lifestyle Expo invites you

Harlem Shake East Harlem presents Beer, Burgers, & Beats

Harlem Shake restaurant in El Barrio is getting the summer started early with their new monthly summer series Beer, Burgers & Beats launching this Friday, June 2nd!  Scheduled to take place the first Friday of each month through September, this event aims to encourage old and new customers to experience beer and burger combos curated by

Mafrika Music Festival in Harlem – Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Celebrating its 11th Year Anniversary this year, the 2017 Mafrika Music Festival presented by Burkinabé Entertainment will once again welcome all to this FREE outdoor global music and arts festival on Sunday, June 4th at Marcus Garvey Park. Mafrika Music Festival in Harlem showcases both traditional and modern international music and art. Come on out!

2012 Harlem International Film Festival – September 19-23

The 2012 Harlem International Film Festival will kick-off on Wednesday, September 19 at 7pm, when Kevin Iega Jeff and Gary Abbott’s dance company Deeply Rooted Dance Theater will present a live performance before the premiere of Theodore Collatos’ film MOVE at the Schomburg Center in Harlem. Tickets: $20 The five day Harlem International Film Festival (Hi) will

Coming soon: Harlem Engineering Incubator

City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering is launching a business incubator for student and faculty entrepreneurs. It Received a $1 million grant from philanthropist Irwin Zahn. The Zahn Center will include a fabrication laboratory paid for through a $440,000 grant from Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer’s office, will open in mid-September. The

Lakecia Benjamin – Ginny’s Supper Club

On Monday, August 20th, our girl Lakecia Benjamin is playing the official after party for the Charlie Parker Festival, celebrating its 20th year.  The City Parks Foundation will be presenting a variety of events, panels, and workshops leading up to the weekend festival to celebrate the legacy of Charlie Parker.  The show happens at Ginny’s Supper

HarlemTrends – Get Out The Vote – Step One – REGISTER

The New York Times reports that Obama will win by a landslide ONLY IF everyone who can vote does vote. http://nyti.ms/SyvRBe The first step is REGISTERING TO VOTE. Registering is easy. Use one of two links below. Either one will work. Print blank form, complete and mail. Contains details for every state. http://www.eac.gov/assets/1/Documents/National_Mail_Voter_Registration_Form_English_2%2015%2020121%20Cor.pdf Prefill blank

Charlie Parker Jazz Festival Celebrates 20 Years

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival the City Parks Foundation presents a full week of events that will include performances, poetry, workshops, lectures, theatrical presentations, the world premiere of a commissioned jazz work, and a regular two day festival. Our girl Lakecia Benjamin will be at Ginny’s Supper Club on

Old Harlem, New Harlem: Images of Transformation

A new photo exhibit expressing the culture of Harlem from the mid-1960s to today, opens tonight at  The Rio II Gallery at 583 Riverside Drive, 7th Floor (between 135th and 136th Streets). The exhibit will represent the works of sixteen photographers below and is curated by Anthony Barboza, John Pinderhughes, and Lisa DuBois. Anthony Barboza Lenore Brown Kwame