Cocktails & Culture: Songs of Freedom

Celebrate Black joy and artistry with DJ LiKWUiD, Shanelle Gabriel & friends at our Freedom Week edition of Cocktails & Culture! Experience JOY as an act of resistance!

Join Museum of the City of New York  for an unforgettable evening of music, poetry, food & drink – and hit exhibitions.

  • Complimentary cocktail hour & tasting by HH Bespoke Spirits! (5:30 – 6:30pm)
  • Groove to DJ LiKWUiD‘s signature fusion of Afrobeats, hip-hop, rare grooves, reggae, and house music — with a live performance by trumpeter Nash Guillermo (outdoors)
  • Poet Shanelle Gabriel hosts our monthly MC’NY Poets’ Café and open mic
  • Browse the Artist Market and meet mutual aid organizers, presented by Harlem Pride and Uptown Laundry
  • Pop-up café by Cornbread26, plus drinks available from the MCNY bar
  • All exhibitions open late for viewing, including Analog City: NYC B.C. (just opened!); Activist New York; and New York, New Music, 1980-1986.

This program is part of the Museum’s celebration of Freedom Week: A Journey into Art & Activism.


Cocktails & Culture: Songs of Freedom

Museum of the City of New York 


1220 Fifth Ave at 103rd St

Thursday, June 16, 2022
Free with Museum Admission HERE

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