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Spread Love FELABRATION!!! Saturday, October 19, 2013 - Atlanta

SPREAD LOVE

Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 10:00 PM - Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 2:00 AM (EDT)

Atlanta, GA

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Everybody say YEAH YEAH!!

Spread Love Celebrates Baba Fela's 75th Birthday!!

F E L A B R A T I O N!!

Sixth Annual Demonstration of Love for FELA ANIKULAPO KUTI!!!

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2013
10 pm to 2 am

An incredible night of interactive art, live music, film, edutainment, call to action, drummers, dancers and deejay sets featuring...
DJ KEMIT * CARLOS MENA * KOLA OGUNKOYA & AFROBEAT ALLSTARS
DJ AUSAR * MARK HINES * KCIV THE RESIDENTS * LAZY AFTERNOON * GUERILLA DANCE PROJECT * GRACE BIO * FREE CHAPARRO *
BAZAAR NOIR ARTISTS MARKET * PANGEA’S GARDEN PHOTO BOOTH CULTURAL COMPASS TRAVEL TO AFRICA WORKSHOP 
MISS JESSIES & KNITTING FACTORY GIVE AWAYS & MORE!!

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**** SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19th **** 
SPREAD LOVE will pay homage to the life of Nigeria’s warrior poet and the Godfather of Global Soul with FELABRATION!

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We highly recommend that you buy tickets in advance because this event sells out every year!

Advance tickets for FELABRATION 2013 are on sale now!!
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Only ADVANCE TICKET HOLDERS are guaranteed admission when the venue reaches capacity.

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ADMISSION AT THE DOOR WITH RSVP IS $15.

ADMISSION WITHOUT RSVP IS $20 AT THE DOOR.

RSVP LIST will be admitted on a first come-first served basis until the venue reaches capacity.
RSVP does not gaurantee admission.  
Only ADVANCE TICKET HOLDERS are guaranteed admission when the venue reaches capacity.

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FELABRATION takes its audience through an interactive journey of the life of FELA ANIKULAPO KUTI ~ Africa’s most prolific musical pioneer ~ with documentary films like "Music is the Weapon," live art installations, body/face painting inspired by "Fela's Queens," and energetic African Dancers & Drummers.

Leading the evening’s tribute are turntablists DJ KEMIT and deejays/performances to be accnounced, with a musical libation befitting a king.

Also featuring live video mix by MARK HINES!!! If you've ever attended FELABRATION then you know how incredible it is to experience the live video mixes.

We're blessed to have traditional African dancers and drummers!!

And of course, you can get fully involved with face and body paint!!


Check out FELA's DISCOGRAPHY with an interactive exhibit!!

Enjoy artists market and DELICIOUS FOOD & DRINKS!!

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 #FELABRATIONATL2013
LINE UP!!! 

DJ KEMIT CARLOS MENA KOLA OGUNKOYA 
& AFROBEAT ALLSTARS
DJ AUSAR

SAUDA JACKSON & GEURILLA DANCE PROJECT K CIV THE RESIDENTS ABOUBACAR SOUMAH

LAZY AFTERNOON MARK HINES OF JUMP N FUNK BAZAAR NOIR ARTISTS MARKET
FACE PAINT 

MISS JESSIE'S GIVE AWAYS

FELA QUEENS PHOTO SHOOT BY 
PANGEA'S GARDEN & NOBELLA

 
8X10 ART COLLECTIVE KNITTING FACTORY GIVE AWAYS  CHAPARRO FREE - LIVE ART
 


From ROY AYERS, to SAHR NGAUJAH, star of the FELA! BROADWAY MUSICAL and the CAST along with members of the ANTIBALAS BAND, to KALAKUTA MOZAK from FELA's EGYPT 80 BAND, to DARRYL REEVES GROUP, RICH MEDINA and CaZ -- SPREAD LOVE FELABRATION performances have been diverse and mind-blowing!!

THIS YEAR'S SPREAD LOVE FELABRATION CONTINUES THE TRADITION OF SALUTING FELA KUTI'S SPIRIT WITH AMAZING MUSIC, DNACING& ART!!!


Check out these links to youtube video clips of a few of the Spread Love FELABRATON annual events:

WATCH SAHR PERFORM
AT THE FIRST SPREAD LOVE FELABRATION

ROY AYERS AFROBEAT REMIX
- EVERYBODY LOVES THE SUNSHINE

ROY AYERS SPEAKS ABOUT FELA'S MUSIC

   


CHECK OUT THE FELABRATION PHOTOS BY JOHN CROOMS...




Join the Spread Love Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/groups/SpreadLoveATL/) group to stay up on all the cool FELABRATION details and contests!

We're forever loving FELA!!!

Spread Love!!

 

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Spread Love FELABRATION FAQ's

Below are some frequently asked questions about Spread Love FELABRATION!!  We hope that these answers are helpful, but if you need more information, please hit us up at 866-286-8405 or send email to: spreadlove.da.da.da@gmail.com. 

 

1) Is there a phone number or email where I can contact the event organizers with any questions?

We'd love to hear from you!  Hit us up at 866-286-8405 or send email to: spreadlove.da.da.da@gmail.com.

 

2) Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

You must be 21+ with Valid ID to attend FELABRATION on October 19th.
 The film screening on Oct 16th and Dance Class on October 13th are open to all ages. 


3) Do I need to print out and bring a ticket to get in?

It helps speed up your entry to the event when you have a printed ticket, but if you lose your ticket, we'll have your name on the list for pre-paid or RSVP - whever applies to you. 

 

4) Will you be selling tickets at the door?

Yes, we'll be selling a limited number of tickets at the door.  But we stress thw word LIMITED!  We highly recommend that you buy tickets in advance to assure your admission because this event reaches capacity every year.

 

5) Is there parking at the event? If not, is there a nearby facility in which to park?

Yes, there is free street parking, valet parking, and paid parking for this event.


6) Is there public transportation to the event? Is there bicycle parking?

 Yes, you can ride MARTA to the Georgia World Congress Center stop.  If you ride your bike, please let us know so that we can help you secure it.

7) Is the venue wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the venue is wheelchair accessible.

 

8) Are group tickets for sale, or a discounted rate for groups?

Yes, you can buy a group of tickets above.  Or contact us for group rates at: spreadlove.da.da.da@gmail.com.

 

10) Where is the event taking place?

595 North Event Venue is located at 595 North Ave, NW Atlanta, 30318.

 

11) How do I get there?

From 85/75 heading South, Exit North Ave/Georgia Tech Exit. Turn Right onto North Ave. Pass Georgia Tech Cross Northside Dr. Venue is on right.


From 85/75 heading North, Exit Spring St, continue to W. Peachtree St. Turn Left, continue to North Ave. Turn Left onto North Ave. Pass Varsity & Georgia Tech Cross Northside Dr. Venue is on right.

Located in Downtown Atlantaone block past the intersection of North Ave. & Northside Dr. About a minute from the Georgia Dome, Phillips Arena, Georgia Tech, Spelman/Morehouse/AUC.
 

12) What should I bring?

We recommend that you bring an open mind, an energized body and a positive attitude.  Bring all your friends who love to dance!  Bring cash for drinks, food, vendors, tips, face paint.  Some guests also bring a towel, an extra comfortable pair of shoes, a fan, tambourine, whistle and baby powder.  This is all optional.

Have questions about Spread Love FELABRATION!!! Saturday, October 19, 2013 - Atlanta? Contact SPREAD LOVE

When & Where



595 North Event Venue
595 North Avenue NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 10:00 PM - Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 2:00 AM (EDT)


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SPREAD LOVE

SPREAD LOVE™ is a haven for dancers and lovers of good music, art and culture. We love Soul Classics and House, but we also groove to Broken, Afrobeat, Afro-Latin, and anything else that feels good. We feature up and coming and world-renowned musicians, visual artists, designers, writers, filmmakers and more. 
 

You know those events that you were not fully aware of until you heard about it through a friend, or read about it through a write up or review? You know the ones you wish you would have experienced in person? The ones you count the days until the next installment or return? Well this, my friend, would definitely be that event.

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  News and Updates
Monday, October 14, 2013 - 11:54 PM

Spread Love is proud to team up with Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History to present a really cool and FREE Community Film Screening of "FELA KUTI: Teacher Don't Teach Me No Nonsense" -- definitely a MUST SEE!! 

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 @ 
7:00 PM

*Free & Open To The Public* 
**Discussion & Reception Following Film**

101 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

Spaces are filling up fast... so RSVP is highly recommended!

RSVP & INFO: http://spreadlovefelafilm.splashthat.com/

 or RSVP on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/551997204872367/

Monday, October 14, 2013 - 11:48 PM

Remember last year's FELABRATION?!!  Take a listen to LIVE RECORDING from last year's #FELABRATIONATL

Monday, October 14, 2013 - 11:43 PM

Spread Love's #FELABRATIONATL2013 Warm Up with Giwayen Mata was incredible!  
If you missed class, join us again at 3 pm on any Sunday at Dance 411!  Get more info at http://www.GiwayenMata.org

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