Groovin’ In The Park, the flagship New York area concert has announced Sunday, June 26, 2022, as the working date for a mammoth 10th anniversary celebration, slated for Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, New York, after a two-year hiatus due to the global COVID-19 pandemic.
The outdoor festival has become one of the most eagerly anticipated events on the New York summer entertainment calendar with a stellar reputation for high-class acts.
The premier reggae and R&B concert, which attracts patrons from the Tri-State area, Boston, Washington, DC, Jamaica and Toronto, was last held in June 2019, attracting more than 25,000-plus music fans – the largest audience to have attended a festival at Roy Wilkins Park.
Organizers say they are keenly watching how things unfold with the pandemic, with plans to announce its artiste line-up in early 2022.
Chris Roberts, CEO and founder of Groovin’ Inc, and corporate sponsors Colgate-Palmolive, Grace Foods USA, TD Bank, Caribbean Food Delights, JN Money Transfer; Bigga Sodas/CranWata, AARP, among others, will partner with Groovin’ Radio, 93.5 FM; The Door Restaurant and Bullzii Marketing to host a Groovin’ Community Appreciation Day and The Door Annual Breast Cancer Awareness event on October 16 at the Door Restaurant parking lot, Baisley Blvd in Queens, NY.