Get ready to make some noise at PRONK! Family FUN Day on September 14!

[ 0 ] September 2, 2014 |

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One of our favorite local marching bands, Extraordinary Rendition Band (ERB) is hosting a big ‘Get Pumped for PRONK!’ family and kids event on Sunday, September 14th.

The details:

What: PRONK! Family FUN Day
When: Sunday, September 14th (10am-1pm)
Where: The Avenue Concept, 304 Lockwood St. in Providence
Details: Extraordinary Rendition Band, youth DJs, drum circle, instrument making, costume and mask designing, screen printing, face painting, coffee, lemonade, snacks.
Ages: All Ages
Cost:Suggested donation $10-$20

We went last year and it was a great opportunity for kids to play music and create some gear that they can bring to PRONK! so that they can be active participants at the festival (on Monday, October 13th).

And what is PRONK!? PRONK! held on Indigenous Peoples Day (aka “Columbus Day”) each October is an AWESOME free, family-friendly, all volunteer-run, outdoor music festival, featuring brass and drum-based street bands playing alongside local performance groups. For the past five years the festival has brought internationally performing bands to Providence  while highlighting local talent, neighborhood flavor and community accomplishments. This day-long celebration of music and community activism, in the spirit of the Boston-based HONK! , is held on Indigenous Peoples Day (aka “Columbus Day”) each October.

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