Winter Block Party is back! Join Vocalo, Young Chicago Authors and WBEZ for Winter Block Party2020: We The People.
Winter Block Party celebrates hip hop’s ability to connect people across generations and highlights the multifaceted culture of Chicago hip hop through a variety of media – dance, poetry, music and live art.
The takeover starts at noon in Metro and Smartbar. Guests can take part in the fun including a dance workshop, face painting, rap and break-dance battles, pop-up barber shop, turntable showcase, local artist market and much more. The event is free and features a live Vocalo Radio broadcast.
This year’s theme celebrates the power of community. Through programming we aim to inspire attendees to learn more about civic engagement opportunities in their communities.
WBP 2020: We The People
February 8, 2020 12-10pm
12-6pm Dance Workshops, Turntablism Showcase, MC Battle, Streetwear/Art/Community vendors, Children’s activities and live radio broadcast
A daylong annual celebration of Hip Hop arts
Free + All-Ages