Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue
Join the Museum of the City of New York and El Museo Del Barrio for our fourth annual Uptown Bounce series of free summer block parties. On four consecutive Wednesday evenings, dance to New York DJs, enjoy gallery talks, tours, art workshops, and savor summer drinks and local food.
Rhythm & Power | Wednesday, July 19th
Explore the cultural fusion that defines New York style salsa with this fiery mashup of Latin-infused beats from salsa, boogaloo, and merengue to cumbia and Latin disco.
I Love the ’90s | Wednesday, July 26th
Throwback to the ’90s with the anthems you loved when you wore snap bracelets and butterfly clips—from grunge and gangsta rap to bubblegum pop and black nail polish punk.
5001 FLAVORS will feature a pop-up installation, inspired by the Museum’s critically-acclaimed exhibition, “New York At Its Core,” will feature iconic ensembles originally worn by some of their NYC born and bred A-List athletes, celebrities, and fashion-forward clients paired with a 1990’s playlist featuring selected set of artists from their extensive client roster.
About 5001 FLAVORS:
The “best kept secret” of award-winning fashion stylists, film, music video and television wardrobe stylists, and celebrities 5001 FLAVORS celebrates 25 years of operating their New York City-based custom-clothing and accessories, fashion styling and manufacturing family business.
Icons of the ’80s | Wednesday, August 2nd
Celebrate the decade when hair was big, fashion was bold, and pop superstars reigned in this tribute to musical legends David Bowie, Whitney Houston, and George Michael.
Latin Disco | Wednesday, August 9th
Join us for the finale of Uptown Bounce with this sizzling Latin-inspired ’70s dance party featuring unforgettable Latin disco hits and your favorite Fania classics.