WHO: University Area Community Development Corporation (University Area CDC)
WHAT: Urban Arts Festival
WHEN: Saturday, June 17, noon to 5 p.m.
WHERE: University Mall, 2200 E. Fowler, Tampa 33612
DETAILS: The public is invited to this free event designed to bring people together in celebration of the Prodigy Cultural Arts Program’s contribution to the urban arts.
Exciting activities will include a DJ scratch demonstration, an urban wear fashion show and an interactive graffiti exhibit. Additionally, the Turn Up V Dance Battle, in which local children and youth will compete in a break dance competition, will be an event highlight.
Children and families are also invited to develop free arts and crafts creations.
University Area CDC provides support for thousands of Tampa residents through youth programs, adult education and resource assistance. Its primary mission is the redevelopment and sustainability of the at-risk areas surrounding University of South Florida’s Tampa campus. For more information about UACDC, a 501(c)(3) public/private partnership, visit www.uacdc.org.