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Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Ave at 103rd St, New York, New York 10029
Join the Museum of the City of New York and El Museo del Barrio for our FREE summer block party series celebrating East Harlem at the top of Museum Mile! In its fifth year and held on four consecutive Wednesdays, visitors are invited to stop by and dance to music by local New York City DJs, participate in art-making workshops, and savor summer drinks and local food, and more.
At the Museum of the City of New York: Rhythm & Power
We kick off Uptown Bounce by exploring the powerful cultural fusion that is New York with DJ Joey Carvello of Mobile Mondays! and DJ Woof spinning a fiery mash-up of Latin disco, hustle, and salsa and all-levels dance lessons from legendary salsa instructor Franck Muhel. Discover how New York's own music and dance has mixed and melded with Caribbean rhythms to create a sizzling combination unique to the city.
At El Museo del Barrio:
El Museo del Barrio kicks off Uptown Bounce with Sociedad Records! The collective will present an immersive exhibition titled, “SOCIEDAD presents: Welcome to Nueva York: The Past, The Present, The Future,” which highlights Latinx influences and ongoing experiences in New York City.