"Yume Fest Makes the World Smaller"
Photo Courtesy of Yume Fest
Fri. Sept. 2: Southpaw Present Yume Fest Kick-Off.
Short for The Yume Festival of International Independent Urban Arts & Culture, The Yume Fest is based on a simple idea: To create a global festival, offering a unique artistic selection while bringing the rising stars of music, art, and fashion together to build bridges between different cities around the world.
Launched in 2010 in Tokyo and New York City, Yume Fest hopes to build international bridges between local indie movements.
In 2011 The YUME Group will look to hold its second season in Tokyo, NYC, and expand to Atlanta, Toronto and London.
Jah C & Jaison Spain (Mixtape Release), DJ Tomoko X Ucca, Laugh (Tokyo), Kings County, The Yume Experiment, Likwuid, Komplexx will provide music, spun by DJ SI.
7 p.m. to 10 p.m., 21+ w/ ID, free
125 5th Ave, Gowanus