On Saturday, June 14, you are invited to the third annual Newark Walks to the Water & River Day!
Newark Walks to the Water & River Day Schedule
10 am Newark Walks to the Water
Join the third annual Newark Walks to the Water! Newarkers, Newark organizations, bands, and other groups will meet at Newark City Hall at 10 am to walk together with the Malcolm X. Shabazz Marching Band, Grupo Bomba, and the East Side Marching Band to our city’s new riverfront park. We’ll have supplies to paint signs to carry and represent your neighborhood or organization! Reserve your space with Riverfront Coordinator Chris Caceres at (201) 341–8311 or firstname.lastname@example.org!
12:30 pm Orange Party
The Riverfront Orange Party at the Orange Sticks features fun & free activities for all ages including boat rides, interaction demonstrations of Capoeira, Zumba and yoga, arts & crafts, facepainting, kite flying, boat tours, environmental education games, a drum circle, and more!
3–5 pm River Performances
Featuring Newark talent & culture in dance & song!
Hosted by InaWordFab
Dance from Dynamic Dynasty
Vocals from Chrystal Atmosphere
Spoken Word from Elijah Brown
Capoeira from Grupo Liberdade de Capoeira
Jumping with FL Double Dutch
Singing from the Special Ensemble
Traditional dance from Ecuador with Ballet Folklorico Estrellas del Horizonte
Rhymes & song from Kidd Geniuss & Dyamond Jolie Johnson
Global movements from La Dance Academy
DON’T FORGET TO WEAR ORANGE! FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!