Curbside Cook Off October 7-8

Join us for DCRA‘s first annual Curbside Cookoff Thursday, October 7th & Friday, October 8th.

We’ll be at the Old Convention Center Parking Lot with DCRA and Brightest Young Things for both the noontime shift and into the evening hours.

We’ve stocked  the vitaminwater stage with the following performers:

Thursday, October 7, 2010
11:30am-2:00pm
Curbside Cool

A relaxing afternoon of music and mural art from with djRBI and grafitti artists Tim Conlon and Decoy.

Also, featuring “in the crowd” performances by the Acro-Yogis, The Light and Pastorale.

5:00pm-8:00pm
Curbside Classics

A dance party through the decades from featuring djRBI in a DJ exposition chronicling popular dance hall hits from the 50s/60s, 70s/80s, 90s/now paired with dance demonstrations for crowd participation in hand dancing, break-dancing, popping and locking, and line dancing.

Artists include Markus Smith of the National Hand Dance Association and Beat Ya Feet Kings.

And, to spice up the crowd, percussive music and dance includes “The Human Beatbox” Christylez Bacon and tap with Quynn Johnson.

Friday, October 8, 2010
11:30am-2:00pm
Curbside Cool

A calming afternoon of music and yoga with Yoga Artist Julie Eisenberg.  There’s a yoga pose to help you digest all that food you’re sampling!  In the crowd, more artists to keep the cool vibe include the Acro-Yogis and Pastorale.

5:00-8:00pm
Curbside Culture

An electrifying experience of percussive dance and drum featuring a stage performance by Farafina Kan and dance demonstrations with crowd participation by Sahara Dance.

For both events, crowds will be treated to an innovative sculpture presentation by Mark Jenkins.

And we can’t forget about the Food Truck Vendors!

Be sure to check them out and vote for your favorite:

Attendees will be able to vote for their favorite vendor on-site via paper ballot and via American Idol-style SMS text messaging.

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Since 1968, the District of Columbia Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) has developed and promoted local artists, organizations and activities.
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