Grand Park, powered by The Music Center, continues to celebrate its momentous 10th anniversary with another free signature event, B-Boy B-Girl Summit Reborn, a symposium highlighting the dance forms of locking and popping. A special blend of Hip Hop culture and eye-popping street performances, B-Boy B-Girl Summit Reborn returns to the park for everyone in a blaze of glory on Sunday, July 17, from noon–8:00 p.m. The hyped-up eight-hour event, with the theme “Reborn,” will treat eventgoers to breakdancing (breakin’), popping and rapping performances along with DJs and graffiti art. Additional attractions include a variety of food trucks, local vendors and a kids craft area.
Established in 1994, B-Boy Summit is the longest running annual Hip Hop event in the nation that brings classic and current Hip Hop fashion, skills and knowledge to the forefront. Featured performances include: DJ Battlecat, Far Side, Gaslamp Killer featuring Drumetrics, Grand Wizard Theodore, Skeme Richards, Ken Swift & Zulu Gremlin’s Bonnie & Clyde, Alien Ness’ Color Wars Crew
Battle, Funk Freaks, Silky D & LA Smurf, Mark Luv, Rokafella & DJ KS360, Poppin Battle, B-Boy Battle, BGirl Battle, Kids Battle, Breakin’ Workshop, Graffiti by ICU Artists, United Hip-Hop Vanguard Breakin’ & the Olympics Panel.
Noon – 1:00 p.m.: DJ Frankie Flave
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.: Kids Battle
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Battle of the DJs: Bonnie & Clyde vs. DJ Skeme Richards
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.: Lockin’ & Poppin’ Showcase: DJ LA Smurf & Silky D
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: DJ Battlecat
4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.: Grand Wizard Theodore
4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.: Breakestra
5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.: Far Side
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.: Behind the Groove with DJ KS360 NY Funk
**All artists and set times subject to change.