World’s Fair Anniversary Festival Raices Group

Raices Group are celebrating the 75th and 50th anniversaries of the NYC World’s Fair with a full day of free activities for all. Interested in revisiting the 1939 and 1964 Fairs? We’ll be leading tours of historic sites that are still in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, and displaying exhibits of memorabilia. Kid-friendly events include 50-cent rides on the historic carousel,

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Raices Group New York City. MTA

Where do our subway musicians come from? Tinabeth Piña reports on New York’s Music Under New York program. Lydia Bradshaw, Manager of Arts for Transit, provides details: 7,500 annual performances in 30 locations by more than 350 soloists and groups. Tinabeth talks with performers Henrique Prince of the Ebony Hillbillies and Chief Edgar Patricio Paucar of the Raices Group.

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