DEAR GAZA Block Party

Date: 
Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 3:00pm

All Ages 3pm-10pm
FREE $10-$20 suggested donation
*W 24th St. Lyndale Ave S - Garfield Ave S
*Minneapolis MN
*(where Urban Bean Lyndale is)
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DEAR GAZA block party benefit show is an inspiring evening filled with spoken word poetry, dance, art, short films, activities for all ages, live MUSIC performances and much more!!!

Join us September 26 on the street of East 24th & Lyndale ave to celebrate solidarity with Palestine! Take part in DEAR GAZA block party from 3:00-10:00pm and support the Palestinian cause both directly and spiritually. Celebrate Palestinian lives while simultaneously saving them. With the help of ANERA, we plan to send an abundance of life saving medical aid to the Gaza Strip. This festive community experience is a cultivation of inspiring humanitarian efforts from an array of artists across the Twin Cities for one common goal. Using art and music as our platform we can unite in the fight to liberate Gaza. Be a part of DEAR GAZA, strengthen the solidarity movement, and let your voice be heard!!!
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MUSIC LINEUP
- Villa Rosa ( Maria Isa & Muja Messiah)
- Guante
- Lifted Mindz
- Pseudoubt
- Doks Robotiks
- Nazeem
- Dis-Play
-Ayvah
-DJ Sets by DJ Boogie
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SPOKEN WORD ARTISTS
- Emmanuel Ortiz
- Keno Evol
- Misty Rowan
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SCHEDULE
3:00-3:40-Social Hour+Special Performance by Ayvah
3:40-4:30-Poetry
4:30-5:00Short films (Curated by Mizna)
5:00-5:20-Dance
5:20-10:00-MUSIC

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SPONSORS-Sabri Properties, Mizna, Anti-War Committee , ANERA, Women Against Military Madness, Leaning Tower of Pizza , Minnesota Peace Action Coalition , Pangea World Theater, Desoplex, Middle East Peace Now (MEPN), Manal Deeb

ENDORSORS- Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP UMN), US Palestinian Community Network-Minnesota Chapter, Students for a Democratic Society at UMN, Welfare Rights Committee

Deargaza.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/461905537322924/

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Venue Information

City Street
Lyndale Ave S & W 24th St
Minneapolis, MN 55405
United States

Ticketing Information

Price Range: 
Free, Suggested Donation $10-$20
Karmel Sabri