Photo Brief: Overtown Rhythm & Arts Festival

Steven Levy and Adrianne D'Angelo//The Miami Hurricane

Grammy Award Winner Roy Hargrove headlined a line-up of Jazz, Gospel, Hip Hop and African Cultural artists during the 1st Overtown Rhythm and Arts Festival on April 9, where Luther “Luke” Campbell was named King of the inaugural event. The event was held in the main street of NW 3rd Avenue, between 9th and 11th Streets in Miami’€™s Historic Overtown District. It was orchestrated by volunteers from the non-profit group Magic-In-Action and local leaders of the Overtown Community. Overtown Food vendors treated festival goers with authentic BBQ and southern cooking, Caribbean flavors, and locally grown produce. The admission to the event was free.

April 12, 2011


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