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Justin Favela: Recuérdame

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July 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 8, 2019

Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling

898 St. Nicholas Ave at 155th street Harlem/Upper Manhattan

Free with museum admission

A new mural by Las Vegas-based artist Justin Favela, commissioned by Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling, celebrates Mexican history and culture through the lens of landscape. Explore the Mexican landscape in phantasmagoric piñata-cut tissue paper. From the imagery found in Jose Maria Velasco’s expansive 19th-century canvases, to Walt Disney’s 1944 live-action animation film The Three Caballeros and 2017 Pixar animated film Coco, Favela covers over 1,000 square feet of the Museum in a full array of chromatic hues in a larger-than-life immersive environment.

Storied Stories

Poet Scott Raven and artist Josefina Hernandez join forces to tell multi-level, interactive “Storied Stories” with words and pictures. Together they look through windows, open doors, and climb the rooftops of our imaginations to bring heARTfelt tales of family fun and adventure. With wit, humor and wonder, these carefully woven…

Story Time: Tales on Sugar Hill

Experience curated programs that aim to provide children with a meaningful, interactive and fun art experience through theater, music, dance and visual art, as well as oral and literary forms. Hear tales, fables, histories, and myths that genuinely reflect the diverse ethnic and cultural milieu of the museum. Includes a…

Fiesta en México with Bilingual Birdies Band

Join a multi-cultural, musical program by Bilingual Birdies Trio, three Latin musicians who are pioneers in the family music scene. IA group of friends goes to a tropical dance party in Oaxaca, Mexico as young audiences learn new Spanish words and heart-warming life lessons. The sounds of huapango, ranchera, cumbia,…

PLAYDATE! Free Third Sundays at Sugar Hill

Enjoy a free fun-filled family day of art exhibitions, art-making workshops, musical tales with Flor Bromley and more.

Uptown GRANDSCALE mural project

Uptown artists transformed three blocks of fencing located adjacent to the 125th Street Metro-North station into a canvas for murals that support and uplift the community.

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The Peace Fountain & Children’s Sculpture Garden

See charming small bronze animal sculptures created by K-12 students from NYC and tri-state area around a 40-foot high bronze sculpture by Cathedral Artist-in-Residence Greg Wyatt that weaves together several…

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Storied Stories

Poet Scott Raven and artist Josefina Hernandez join forces to tell multi-level, interactive “Storied Stories” with words and pictures. Together they look through windows, open doors, and climb the rooftops…

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Bingo in Riverside Park

Bring your own food and soft beverages to this free, all-ages bingo party. A mix of music plays as the numbers roll out and each game winner receives a prize.

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