BAMkids SpringFest

Sat Apr 23, 2022
10:00am to 4:00pm ET

BAMKids presents a day of performances, interactive activities, and showcases of local talent, celebrating the sprit of spring and themes related to environmental advocacy and care.

Highlights include a program of springtime ragas from Indian classical musicians that melodically evoke joy and renewal; a kick-off concert from Grammy-nominated children’s musician Uncle Jumbo; mural-making with visual artist Ebony Bolt; and a closing concert where Flaco Navaja serves up old school South Bronx salsa.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS - The Plaza at 300 Ashland

10:30am—Emcees Yasmar Cruz and Farai Malianga, DJTonyMonkey
11am—Concert by Uncle Jumbo
12pm—Circus performances by Parallel Exit’s Andrea Murillo, Rob Lok, Paris The Hip Hop Juggler
12:20pm—Emcees Yasmar Cruz and Farai Malianga, DJTonyMonkey
1pm—Circus performances by Parallel Exit’s Kyle Driggs, Rob Lok, Paris The Hip Hop Juggler
1:30pm—Emcees Yasmar Cruz and Farai Malianga, DJTonyMonkey
2pm—Circus performances by Parallel Exit’s Andrea Murillo, Rob Lok, Paris The Hip Hop Juggler
2:30pm—Hooping with Hula Nation
3pm—Concert by Flaco Navaja

Ongoing: walkabout with Harold Mueller, Rob Lok, and Kyle Driggs

BAM Fisher (321 Ashland Pl)
Hillman Studio (ongoing) Earth and Family Interactive Mural by Ebony Bolt
Zine-making with Annaliese Rozos
Madhubani, Warli, and Rangoli coloring with Anju Gupta-Modak

Rooftop Terrace (ongoing) Making Friends with Plants (Tea Take-away, Dream Bags, Leaf Rubbings) with Laura Ruocco
Character Walkabout with Parallel Exit’s Joel Jeske as Sir Arthur Adventure

Fishman Space
Springtime Raga
Springtime North Indian Raga Duets 10:30am, 11:15am, & 12pm
Mitali Bhawmik Group 1:15pm, 2pm & 2:45pm

Rain date: Sunday, April 24

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
Lalopalooza in the Park
Old Stone House at JJ Byrne Playground - 10:00 AM Pick
In Search of a Song: The Tour
Brookfield Place (World Financial Center Plaza) - 12:30 PM Pick
Movies under the Stars: Singin’ in the Rain (G)
Mathews-Palmer Playground - 6:30 PM Pick
Queens County Farm Museum's Pumpkin Patch
Queens County Farm Museum - various times Pick
Spanish Baby & Me Language Class
Tribeca Language - 10:00 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides