Summer Series 2016



It’s that time of year again! Movies? Check! Live Music? Check! Free? Check!

Our summer outdoor series is back and we cannot wait to welcome you to various NYC parks, as we celebrate the summertime with wonderful programs like Cinema Under the Stars and our annual Family Day Celebration on the amazing Governors Island.


Thu, Jun 2, 2016 at 7:00 pm

"Jazz on a Summer's Day," by Bert Stern & Aram Avakian (+ The screening follows a dance class session with The Lorenz Latin Dance Studio at 7:00pm) at Corona Golf Playground, Queens

Fri, May 20, 2016 at 7:00 pm

"RasTa: A Soul’s Journey," by Stuart Samuels (+ Music by DJ PHD) at East Elmhurst Playground, Queens

Fri, Jun 3, 2016 at 7:00 pm

"Kirikou and The Wild Beasts," by Michel Ocelot (+ Dance class session with Edge School of the Arts at 7:00pm) at Brookeville Park, Rosedale, Queens

Mon, Jun 13, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Afripedia (+ Music by DJ Hard Hittin' Harry will start at 7:00pm followed by the screening and Q&A with Directors Teddy Goitom and Senay Berhe) at Saratoga Park, Brooklyn

Sun, Jun 26, 2016 at 7:00 pm

"Queen Nanny: Legendary Maroon Chieftainess," by Roy Anderson (+ Music by DJ Gringo will start at 7:00pm followed by the screening) at Betsy Head Park, Brooklyn

Fri, Jul 1, 2016 at 6:00 pm

"Africa United," by Debs Paterson (+ Performance by Dayramir Gonzales & Habana enTRANCE. Music by DJ Asho) at Joyce Kilmer Park, Bronx

Mon, Jul 11, 2016 at 6:00 pm

"Destination: Planet Negro," by Kevin Willmott at Jackie Robinson Park, Harlem

Tue, Jul 19, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Celebrating African Film with BRIC FLIX (+ Special discussion with Afripedia co-directors, Teddy Goitom and Senay Berhe and artist Delphine Diallo, who is featured in Afripedia x New York.) at BRIC Arts, Brooklyn

Wed, Aug 3, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Kirikou and the Wild Beasts & Orisha’s Journey (+ Music set by DJ Djib Sayo at 7:00pm) at Clove Lakes Park, Staten Island

Thu, Aug 4, 2016 at 7:00 pm

"Lamb," by Yared Zeleke (+ Special performance by Arki Sound) at Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

Fri, Aug 5, 2016 at 6:00 pm

FIRST FRIDAYS!: Afripedia (+ Special performance by The Cimarron Project. Music by DJ Asho) at Joyce Kilmer Park, Bronx

Fri, Aug 5, 2016

17th Annual KIDflix Film Fest of Bed-Stuy! at Fulton Park, Brooklyn