Downtown Brooklyn Arts Festival (Day 3): Arturo O’Farrill + The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra
Discover the epicenter of Brooklyn’s arts and culture.
The Downtown Brooklyn Arts Festival (DBAF) is an annual celebration of Downtown Brooklyn’s cultural community and the artists, writers, and performers who inspire the borough’s creative spirit.
Arturo O’Farrill and the 18-piece Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, who had their first post-lockdown in person rehearsals on The Plaza at 300 Ashland, returns for a full-scale performance with a special repertoire celebrating Hispanic Heritage month and Mexican Independence Day. This performance is a co-presentation with the Afro Latin Jazz Alliance.
The 2021 Downtown Brooklyn Arts Festival will take place from Wednesday, September 22 to Saturday, September 25. Acclaimed arts organizations across the Brooklyn Cultural District will share both virtual and in-person programming with exciting performances, workshops, classes, talks, films, family programming, and exhibitions. Every evening during the festival, The Plaza at 300 Ashland will have exciting activations, ranging from performances to dance parties.