Friday, July 29, 2016 — 12pm-8pm


The Lincoln Park Music Festival closing weekend will kick off with Family Day, a full day of live R&B, jazz and gospel performances, on Friday, July 29 featuring the GRAMMY winning singer Cissy Houston and GRAMMY nominated gospel singer Vickie Winans. Family Day includes a special jazz session, “Lunchtime Jazz in the Park,” hosted by WGBO’s Alexandra Hill, featuring trumpeter and composer James Gibbs III and the Brick City Soul Collective and jazz trumpeter Tom Browne;

Lunchtime Jazz in the Park 12pm-2pm
Hosted by Alex Hill of WBGO
James Gibbs III & The Brick City Soul Collective Tom Browne


A youth fashion show presented by YOPAT, the New Jersey based arts and technology program for youth; “YOPAT Live!” featuring performances by R&B singer/songwriter Johnny Culver, reggae singer/songwriter Ricky Persaud Jr., funk and rock singer/songwriter Jae and the Dr. Cissy Houston Academy with the legendary Cissy Houston;

Youth Empowerment 2pm-2:30pm
Fashion Show “10s Across The Board”
YOPAT Live! Showcase – 2:30pm-6 pm
Johnny Culver
Ricky Persaud Jr.
Dr. Cissy Houston Academy Dr. Cissy Houston



“Gospel Night” with GRAMMY nominated gospel singer Vickie Winans, the Heart of Worship Church Praise Team and an appearance by Minister Dale Ciceron of Emanuel Missionary Baptist Church. Hosted by Susu Stewart and WLIB

Gospel Night – 6pm-8:00pm
Co-Hosted by WLIB
Heart of Worship Church Praise Team
Dale Ciceron
Vickie Winans 

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