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ANNUAL SUGAR CANE FESTIVAL - PRESENTED BY APM, MUSICAL PROGRAMMING BY AFROTAINO!

  • 6TH & SUSQUEHANNA STS. PHILADELPHIA PA 19122 USA (map)

WHO’S READY FOR THE #AFROTAINOSUMMER2019 FUN?

Saturday June 8th is the annual Sugar Cane Festival! Hosted by APM, with musical programming by AfroTaino, the Sugar Cane Festival takes place at 6th &  Susquehanna streets in North Philly from 11am-3pm. This year’s live musical guests are incredible: Los Bomberos De La Calle + Redobles de Cultura + Los Hermanos Sanz + MAKU Soundsystem + our very own DJ Rahsaan are all on hand to kick off the summer right! Everyone will be dancing in the streets under the open sky to the sounds of salsa, merengue, cumbia, afrobeat, bomba, plena, reggaeton, soca, and much more. It’s FREE FAMILY FUN for EVERYONE. There are also vendors and information booths about various social services like healthcare, adoption, and senior care. Recognized as the official kickoff of Summer for Latino Philly, the annual Sugar Cane Festival also features various food vendors and of course, FREE FRESHLY CHOPPED SUGAR CANE by the stalk! 🤤 just follow the sound of the machete chop or look for the reeealllly loooooong line of folks waiting for the sugar rush! See you there! #AfroTainoSummer2019 #afrotaino2019