Friday, August 19, 2011

Wash Ave Rocks Tomorrow

Get a Real Taste of Brooklyn at the Second Annual

WASH AVE ROCKS! Street Fair on Saturday, August 20

WHAT: Prospect Heights will come alive with local art, flavors, live music, and fashion at the second annual Wash Ave Rocks! Street Fair on Saturday, August 20. Brooklyn-based food bloggers will crown the best appetizer in Prospect Heights at 1pm; a fashion show featuring Brooklyn-based models and designers will take the stage at 4:30pm; and cultural organizations including Brooklyn Museum, Music Brings Life, and Brooklyn Children’s Museum will lead family-friendly activities throughout the day. THIS EVENT IS RAIN OR SHINE.

WHEN: Saturday, August 20th 12-6pm:
12:00pm: Skateboarding Class for Kids

1:00pm: Taste-Off Appetizer Contest highlighting some of the best culinary offerings in ProspectHeights

2:00pm: Green Bus Tour Artists Collective
2:30pm: Congolese Dance Class

3:00pm: Dog Fashion Show

3:25pm: Live Music

4:30pm: Runway Show

WHERE: Washington Avenue between St. Marks Ave. and Prospect Place

WHO: Wash Ave Rocks! is hosted by the Washington Avenue-Prospect Heights Association (WAPHA) and over 1000 attendees are expected. Participants include local restaurants, shops and 20+ vendors. A Children’s Corner with a water slide and face painting, the New York Blood Center, Music Brings Life, The Green Bus, Brooklyn Museum and Brooklyn Children’s Museum will be on site throughout the day.

WHY: Wash Ave Rocks! showcases Washington, Classon & Underhill Avenuebusinesses in a free, fun event for families. foodies and fashionistas alike.


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