An initiative funded by Guilford County

Strange Fruit Music Festival

Sat, Apr 13, 2024

Mark your calendars for the 3rd annual Strange Fruit Music Festival! ️ This vibrant celebration of BIPOC musical talent returns to LeBauer Park, promising a day filled with soulful sounds, delicious eats, and community vibes. ✨

Get ready to be blown away by three NuFinds finalists, Greensboro's hottest up-and-coming BIPOC artists, backed by a stellar five-piece band. These rising stars are sure to ignite the stage with their unique blend of genres and raw talent.

Witness the magic of Destiny Stone's Nina Simone tribute. ✨ As she channels the iconic singer's spirit and timeless voice, prepare for an emotionally charged performance that will leave you spellbound.

And to top it all off, the legendary NuBeing Collective takes the stage for a closing set that will have you dancing under the sun. This hip-hop and jazz fusion band led by Cyril R. Howell, founder and board chair of the Strange Fruit Foundation, is known for its infectious energy and genre-bending grooves.

But the music isn't the only thing on the menu. Fuel up for the day with a variety of delectable bites from local food vendors. And don't forget to browse the craft booths for unique handmade treasures. ️

So grab your picnic blanket, sunscreen, and appetite, and head to LeBauer Park for an unforgettable day of music, community, and good vibes. The 3rd annual Strange Fruit Music Festival is about to bloom!