Crotona Park Jams
Thursday, July 19, 2012
5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
This event repeats every week on Thursday between 7/19/2012 and 7/26/2012.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
What began in 2003, with short shows feat. Hip Hop legends, DJs, dancers, beatboxers and MCs, before the Crotona Park Hip Hop Film Fest, has grown into an all Summer long park jam addiction. Over the past 9 years, Tools of War grassroots Hip Hop has staged weekly park jams in The Bronx, Harlem and beyond, producing as a many as 13 jams a year. Hip Hop practitioners and enthusiasts from across the planet make it a point to be in NYC to see the very best DJs and special guests rock for free in the the parks!
July 19: DJ Rockin Rob + DJ Biz Markie + DJ Cash Money
July 26: Afrika Bambaataa + DJ Jazzy Jay + Kool DJ Red Alert
Host Forever: GrandMaster Caz + Invincible Sound by Superman
Presented by The Friends of Crotona Park, Tools of War grassroots Hip Hop, Rane and Serato in association with Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and NYC Councilmember Joel Rivera.
Park Jam Rules/Notes: DJ line ups subject to change. In the event of rain, check our social media pages for updates and use your best judgement. We don't cancel til the very last moment - if at all. Please do not bring or sell Alcohol or Drugs in the Parks. No Coolers. No Vending. No Filming - the DJs reserve the right to film themselves and post their sets if they like but do NOT give 3rd parties permission to film or upload their sets. Please respect the DJs and the fact that they are DJing for free for the community - you just have to be there! Please do not drive cars in to the parks and please help by properly disposing of garbage into cans and/or trash bags. Recycling is encouraged!