5:30 PM – 8:00 PM

The Venue


The Community Cookout & The Soapbox Presents
For The People: Live Music, Dance & Liberation

Sunday, July 23 at Astor Place
5:30 to 8:00 PM 

Experience the power of community and liberation as The Village Alliance and Joe’s Pub proudly present For The People: Live Music, Dance & Liberation. On Sunday, July 23rd, join us at Astor Place for an exhilarating evening featuring entertainment by The Community Cookout and The Soapbox Presents.

Prepare to be enthralled by live music, electrifying dance, and captivating expressions of freedom and self-expression. This event creates a welcoming space where individuals from Black and brown communities can gather, cultivating self-love and fostering connections that resonate within communities large and small.

Immerse yourself in a diverse musical journey encompassing jazz, soul, and funk, and express your revolutionary spirit. Special performers, including YahZarah and Greg Banks, will grace the stage, bringing their incredible talents to amplify the atmosphere of liberation and unity.

Don’t miss out on this inclusive celebration where complimentary meals will be provided (while supplies last).

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