As a result of the current COVID-19 Pandemic, that we all our experiencing, the 35TH Anniversary of the 116th Street Festival 2020 will now be presented as a “Streaming Fest” on Saturday June 27 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM (EST). 5 to 7PM Mountain Time. The Streaming Event Festival is expected to reach millions of viewers and listeners in New York and throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and the world.
The 116 Street Festival 2020 will be hosted on the 116thStreetFestival.com site and streaming partners include Mega 97.9FM, Amor 93.1FM, Viviatumusica.com in Chicago, El Diario NY, El Mundo Boston, VIVA Live TV App and Ora TV. The Streaming Fest will be promoted via these partners and via Social Media, Radio and print to a National audience.
The 116th Festival 2020 media partners with the Daily News and El Diario will be promoting the Streaming Fest in print and digital. And this historic event will include a donation promotion to benefit the first responders of New York via the Stephen Siller, Tunnels to Towers Foundation.
The Streaming Fest broadcast will be produced by Michael Max Knobbe and his Team at Bronx Net. It will also air on BronxNet.
The event is sponsored by Ponce Bank, Crisol Oil, Spectrum and William Schietzer and Associates.
The 116th Street festival has become a major part of East Harlem’s cultural experience thanks in part to David Acosta and Bob Acosta who created this event along with Nick Lugo and Peter Spinella. The Festival is a Cultural celebration of the Puerto Rican and Latino community and is focused around El Barrio.
For further information contact Ralph Paniagua at 917-446-3346 or Ralph@atlantino.com