Help Uptown Grand Central kick off the start of summer during Make Music New York, an afternoon and evening of pop-up concerts along East 125th Street on Friday, June 21.

Below are pics from last year’s event. In 2019, stroll the corridor to enjoy:

At Lexington (the old Pathmark/Rainbow)
5:30-6:30 p.m.: The Marching Cobras
6:30-7:30 p.m.: Fogo Azul & Batacada Que Entiende

b/t lexington & Park (the caribbean cultural center)
3-4 p.m.: local 802 presents the latin legends: rolando morales-matos, wilson torres & raphael torn
4-5 p.m.: jainardo batista y su kumbakin

At Park (the Uptown Grand Central plaza)
5-6 p.m.: Monk Washington
6-7 p.m.: Friends of Funk

B/t Park & Madison
4-5 p.m.: Naya & Words, Sound, Power at Daps
5-7 p.m.: Desi Hyson & FRIENDS FEATURING SPECIAL GUEST ADJA at Uptown Veg

B/t Madison & Fifth
4-5 p.m.: Musicians for Musicians at H&M Art
5-7 p.m.: MS. BLU & THE BLUSICAL CITY QUARTET at The Brownstone / Serengeti teas

B/t Madison & Fifth
5-6 p.m.: HARLEM SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS presents justin mensah & aiyana smash AT SISTERs cuisine
6-7 p.m.: VINIK AT wild olive market

Also make sure to check out the Ochun afro-Latin Band FROM 6-9 p.m. at Taste of East Harlem, and Elvis Bustelo at 7 p.m. at Urban Garden Center!

Take pics and tag them @uptowngrandcentral (Instagram), @Nhema125th (Facebook), or @uptown_grand (Twitter). We'll be re-posting you during and after the event! 

Thanks to the NYC Department of Small Business Services' Neighborhood 360 program / east harlem working together for support of this project.