Kreyol jazz star Jowee Omicil and his band
Opening set by world music group Elastic Bond
(305) 960-2969 – BigNightLittleHaiti.com
Visit Jowee Omicil online and enjoy music and video from this talented multi-instrumentalist whose music is a perfect meeting between straight up Afrojazz, Haitian roots, gospel and soul.
Elastic Bond transports you to a funky, soulful, urban island in the middle of paradise. Visit them online.
Also at the Center:
Music between sets by Mizikpam.com, your online Haitian radio station and DJ Moses
Hands-on art activities for children
Mural project by MLK Community artists
Arts and crafts vendors
In the Gallery: “See the Sound – The Experience of the Sounds of Haiti”, an overall aesthetic experience of music, paintings, live art, fashion, sculptures, mixed media and video art featuring MLK Community Artists Kyle Holbrook, Joy Taylor and Kloude.
Food & Drinks from Spuntino and Haitian food
Haitian Cultural Arts Alliance (225 NE 59 Street) will be open (FREE), and features metal work of Serge Jolimeau and found object sculpture of Lionel St Eloi
7:30PM, Urban Tour Host invites you on a historic walking tour of Little Haiti, departing from the Caribbean Marketplace at NE 59 Terrace and NE 2 Avenue. Info at 305-416-6868 – FREE
Moksha Gallery and Boutique and Pleiadian Lounge (228 NE 59 Street) is open to the public 6PM – 10PM.
10PM – After show concert and party at 7th Circuit Studios featuring Ragamuffin Soldier with special guest Marcia Ball; Moksha Roots Jam: Bagga Traks, Don Sha, Ras Abuna, Sofy Encanto, Andres Ponce, Buffalo Brown, El David, DJ Moses, DJ Tom Laroc and The Ancient Order of Nyabingi. ($10, 18+)