Sunday, July 14, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Queensbridge Park, Long Island City, NY 11104
Former church pianist and musical director is an immense vocal talent, showcasing her soulful, jazzy songs of praise and worship. Denise Nicole White, better known by her stage name Avery*Sunshine, has brought audiences together for years through her optimistic anthems and stellar stage performances. Her number 1 Billboard single “Call My Name” was awarded ASCAP’s Rhythm and Soul Sound of the Year in 2016 and she has been nominated for a Soul Train Award and BET Centric Award. Her songs of praise, weave together elements of soul, gospel, jazz, and R&B. Her current debut – Twenty SixtyFour – features organic grooves and and life affirming tracks. DJ P.U.D.G.E is a resident DJ and one of the founders of a monthly event called “RITUAL” in Brooklyn and will be spinning everything from reggae to rock, hip-hop, and afrobeat, back to jazz and funk.
Food: Rostacy Jamaican food, The Fried Kitchen, and Baked by Dawn. Cuisines curated by Bronx Night Market
Community partners: Queensboro Dance Festival, Queens CCC/ Chhaya Community Development Corporation. Census outreach coordinated by the Association for a Better New York.