Entertainment Line-Up – as of Aug. 7, 2015
6:15 to 7 p.m. Piracy Conspiracy
WHERE: Imperial Avenue,
(Between 28th Street and 30th Street, and between “L” Street and Commercial Avenue)
WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 29 from 12-noon to 8 p.m.
Note: Best time to cover is 12:30 to 2 p.m.
WHO: BAME Renaissance Community Development Corporation (BAME CDC), a locally based nonprofit, organizes this event every year. Its mission is to strengthen residents and businesses in Greater Logan Heights neighborhoods through community empowerment, education, economic growth and housing development.
WHY: The event aims to blend art and music in one of San Diego’s most historic and unique neighborhoods, while celebrating the current arts and culture of the Greater Logan Heights community. Through the Festival, BAME CDC aims to fuel the spirit of prosperity in the Greater Logan Heights neighborhood and mark the commercial corridor as a destination for unique cultural and culinary experiences. BAME CDC also wants to further create an innovative economic development approach to generate capital back into the local economy.
- More than 10,000 attendees enjoying several local artists, crafts and food from different cultures
- More than 10 bands performing throughout the day on the events two stages, including musical headliner, Goapele
- Interview with Monte Jones, chief executive officer, BAME CDC
- Interviews with event attendees on their experience and the revitalization of the Greater Logan Heights