5 Reasons Why You Should Buy Your Tickets to Attend #GRPGala2016
We're just a week away from celebrating Sustaining our Sounds: Girls Rock Philly's 10th Anniversary Gala. Together we stand on 10 years of community organizing that has brought together youth, musicians, educators, and friends passionate about transforming our Philadelphia soundscapes. Come celebrate with us on October 8th!
HERE ARE 5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD BUY YOUR TICKETS!
1. SPECIAL GUEST PERFORMERS
Including the one and only metaphysical and wordsmith, Sa-Roc as well as Philly's favorite Black Quantum Futurism (including Moor Mother + Afro Futurist Affair) and DJ Haram and Marcelline of ATM Data.
2. WECKERLY'S ICECREAM CART!
Got a sweet tooth? Perfect. Beside the buffet-style food and open bar, we have a FULL CART coming from Weckerly's Icecream. Not to mention an array of treats coming from the one and only Bredenbeck's Bakery, Insomnia Cookies, and Flying Monkey!
3. Presentation of phillyRISING AWARDS
As we also celebrate 10 years of GRP, we are stoked to take this moment to honor particular individuals and organizations that have inspired the direction and evolution of GRP. It's with great honor that we will present our first ever phillyRISING awards to:
- Community Futures Lab
- Hazel Edwards, Trans Woman Activist
- Z. Fitzgerald and Attia Taylor, GRP alumns and volunteers
Come be part of the first inaugural presentation of some of Philly's caring and unique change makers!
4. FOOD, DRINKS, AND OPEN BAR
With donations coming from Triangle Tavern, Johnny Brendas, Di Bruno Brothers, Pizza Brain, Kypher Pass Pub, St. Benjamin Brewery Company, and more -- we'll have your dinner (and drinks!) covered for the night
...and last but not least:
5. OUR ROCK STAR YOUTH PERFORMANCES featuring Wolf Pack, Carouswel, and DJ Dash.
Let's not forget that camper mixtape that came out this summer featuring all the tracks created during rock camp. Check out this rad write up from WXPN-The Key!
It's gonna be a huge night for GRP as we celebrate 10 years with our whole community of friends, donors, participants, volunteers, musicians, and more. So grab a friend and come join in the fun! See you this Saturday 10/8 at 6pm at the Crane Arts building!