Streetfest -- Live Arts Festival is coming to Leeds! Established in Shoreditch back in 2008, Streetfest is an urban culture and arts festival, centred around “Building a Community of Collective Creativity” It also offers a strong musical programme embodying both established and up and coming artists and DJ’s, from the urban scene.
Hosted at Canal Mills on Saturday 11th May, Streetfest will be in Leeds for the first time, showcasing the finest creative talent, in the city.
The event will bring together a mix of the best creatives to celebrate the culture of Leeds’ urban scene and features musical performances, DJ’s, MC battles, live art, graffiti, dance, workshops and much more…2 stages of live music, DJs and performances, featuring DJ Semtex, Foreign Beggars Musicology, License to Jungle, Flame Griller, Budrat Records, Defenders of Style, MC Paz, plus more TBA …Dance stage features shows, dance battles & demos with funk and hip-hop classics from Leeds based Fresh Jive.
Additionally, Explosive UK, a dance collective from Leeds City College, will perform in the daytime, joined by the best of the emerging Leeds dance scene.