Summer Solstice Celebration

TUESDAY JUNE 21, 2016  |  5 PM – DUSK

Bring your friends and family to Socrates to celebrate the longest day of the year! This year’s Summer Solstice Celebration will feature vibrant afro-Brazilian drumming by Batala NYC, a performance and capoeira demonstrations for kids and adults by Capoeira Nago, and an eclectic selection of delicious Brazilian BBQ. Socrates teaching artists will lead art-making workshops to create musical instruments and cosmos-themed sculptures out of recycled materials and students from LaGuardia Community College will offer “tours of the sky” with their telescope. To add to the festivities, we’ll feature face painting by Agostino Arts, a special Solstice ritual performed by Urban Shaman Mama Donna, and a sunset paddle offered by the LIC Community Boathouse.

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PO Box 6259, 32-01 Vernon Boulevard
Long Island City, NY 11106
T 718 956 1819 / F 718 626 1533
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