Brooklyn Brujeria: The Festival features three parts:




Opening Ceremonies


DJ John John

Salsa DJ Set

Join one of Brooklyn’s most popular Salsa DJs for a set of brujeria-inspired salsa classics.


Batala New York

Brooklyn’s all Female Brazilian Drumline Batala New York is the local contingent of the international Batala drumming collective.



Ancestral DJ Set

Exu is a vinyl archivist, DJ and Producer who draws his inspiration from the drums and chants of the global African Diaspora.


Savage the Poet



Bombazo Dance Co.

Bombazo is a 501(c)- 3 non-profit drum and dance company, with a mission to preserve, teach and showcase traditional Afro Puerto Rican Bomba and other elements of Afro Caribbean folkloric culture.


Jennifer Celestin



Sabine Blaizin

Afro-House DJ Set

Sabin Blaizin is a legendary New York based DJ, promoter, community activist, and founder of record label Oyasound. Through her work, Sabine seeks to create new scholarship through the African and Haitian diasporic lens of music, culture and spirituality.


Bulla en el Barrio

Bulla en el Barrio started in October 2014 and is currently comprised of fourteen members who have united in their passion to preserve and spread the tradition of Bullerengue - an Afro-Colombian call and response style of female-led song and dance.


Closing Limpia


Healing Queen





DJ Sunny Cheeba

In the summer of 2015, shortly after acquiring her first turntables, Sunny founded Uptown Vinyl Supreme; a DJ collective that pays homage to the analog roots of music, party and dance culture. She has been hauling crates of records all over the city ever since.

12:00 - 1:00am

Strings N Skins

Strings N Skins celebrates their Caribbean, Latin American and African heritage through the dynamic and explosive blend of the violin and the djembe. The band was founded in Brooklyn, New York in 2015 by vocalist and percussionist Okai and Latin Grammy Award Winning violinist and dancer Luisa Bastidas.

1:00 - 3:00am


RIOBAMBA is an Ecuadorian-Lithuanian producer, DJ, and cultural activist based in Brooklyn. She is a member of techno-feminist booking agency DISCWOMAN’s roster, and is founder of Apocalipsis, a record label celebrating works by those ni de aquí/ni de allá.

3:00 - 4:00am

Special Guest DJ


10:00 - 11:30am

Urban Asanas

843 Sterling Pl, Brooklyn, NY

Sunday Soul Session // Yin Yoga w/ Soul Soundtrack

First Come First Served

10:00am - 4:00pm

Life Wellness Center

376 Tompkins Ave, Brooklyn, NY

Only the best Massage + Accupuncture.

Treatments by appointment only // Apothecary is open to the public

4:00pm - 6:30pm

Minka Brooklyn

1120 Washington Ave #3FL, Brooklyn, NY

Join Reina Prado for her Finding Self, Finding Love workshop at Minka’s beautiful healing space. Participants learn to connect to their truer self and experience a deeper radical transformation from limiting beliefs and patterned actions. Workshop is rooted in guided meditations, reflections + a culminating soundbath.

5:00 - 7:00pm

Bread x Butta Botanica

843 Sterling Pl, Brooklyn, NY

Join Bread x Butta + Ethereal.1 for Empaths & Energetic Protection - an intimate workshop focused on tools to help in clearing our energetic fields + protecting our magic. Will also cover survival tools for empaths, how to ground yourself & how to cut energetic cords.

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Ode to Babel


Come enjoy Magic Hour/Cocktail Hour at one of Brooklyn’s best lounges. Selfie-worthy yellow patio included.

9:00 - 2:00am


81 S 6th St, Brooklyn, NY

Rhythm Section Sundays with DJ Mickey Perez featuring live percussion and global beats at one of NYC’s tiniest but mightiest nightclubs.