Friday, July 18, 2008
From 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Central Park SummerStage (FREE ADMISSION)
The cultural stamp of “Video Music Box” comes to life with performances by hip hop’s notable icons from across the decades.
The influence of “Video Music Box” stretches far and wide, as the show is one of the first and longest running outlets for Hip-Hop since the genre’s inception. Twenty-five years after its debut, Ralph McDaniels hosts a celebration concert featuring performances by a who’s who of hip-hop icons from the show’s history and beyond.
Central Park SummerStage is located at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park. Enter the park at 69th Street and 5th Avenue on the east side or at 72nd Street and Central Park West on the west side.
Location and Directions
East side: 6 train to 68th or 77th Streets; N, R or W trains to 5th Avenue; F train to 63rd Street and Lexington
West side: 1, 2, 3, 9, B or C trains to 72nd Street
East side: M1, M2, M3 or M4 to 72nd Street and 5th Avenue
West side: M7, M10, or M11 to 72nd Street and Central Park West
Crosstown: M-66 or M72 to Central Park West or Fifth Avenue