[ #Milwaukee Stand Up!! ] The @CoreDJsWorldwide & @IAMTONYNEAL Present Freedom Weekend [ NATIONAL Stop the VIOLENCE event ] Aug 1st-3rd #celebrity #celebration #pressconference #blackfamillies

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With all of the violence that is happening around us, Tony Neal & the Core DJ’s have decided to partner with other local leaders, artist, and community officials to present Freedom Weekend 2014. This will be a 3 day event highlighting and showcasing many of Milwaukee’s best and supporting those in need. The weekend will begin Thursday with the Core DJ’s supporting the Milwaukee Rescue Mission, followed by a Press Conference at City Hall and a poetry night on Friday. There will also be 30 & up event on Friday night at Bowlero featuring artist such Too Short, Tela, Twista to name a few. One of the major highlights of the weekend will be a Freedom March taking place on Saturday at 11am beginning on 16th and North Ave. the march will conclude at The Core DJ stage for Bronzeville Weekend. There will be a day concert following the march featuring various local gospel artist. Saturday night there will be The Official Core DJ’s Freedom Weekend Celebration at Social Live w/ Mase & more. Sunday we will wrap up the event with an annual event that Lapham Park has every year & the Weekend Finale'


The Milwaukee Rescue Mission Children's Carnival

830 n 19th St


Over 20 of The Core DJ's will be volunteering to support this cause.  

Friday 8/1/14

The Freedom Weekend: Stop The Violence Press Conference

The City Hall Rotunda - 200 E Wells Street, 1st Fl



  • The Purpose & Creation of Freedom Weekend

  • How the Core DJ's came about  

  • How we used our resources to put together an event

  • The importance of doing this event in absence of our African World Festival

The Poetry Reunion: Stop The Violence, Honoring Ms Anita Bee

Total Game 1806 N. MLK Dr.

Must be 21 to enter


The BEST poets and spoken word artist from Milwaukee, Chicago & the surrounding areas

The MKE Legends Reunion #9

Bowlero Lanes & Nightclub 11731 n Burleigh St.


Must be 30 to enter

$10 Ladies until 10pm $20 General Admission

Performances by Tela, Twista, Spice 1, Cupid, Pastor Troy, Too Short

Saturday 8/2/14

The Stop The Violence/Freedom Weekend March For Peace

Beginning on the corner of 16th and North Ave.

Starts at 11am Please arrive by 10:45am

We will be marching on the BOTH sides of the sidewalks •

The March will end on 7th & North at The Core DJ's Stage @ Bronzeville Weekend

The Core DJ's Stage @ Bronzeville Weekend

7th and North Ave

11:30am until 6pm tentatively

o Music provided by: The Core DJ’s Also featuring many of Milwaukee’s Contemporary and Gospel artist and musicians

o Come and be a part of this historic event as we take back our city; one step, one block, one neighborhood, and one community at a time.

The Core DJ's Freedom Weekend Celebration

@ Social Live (formerly The Mixx) 906 S. Barclay St.

Doors Open at 9pm $10 Cover for Ladies til' 11pm

Must be 21 to enter

Hosted by The Core DJ's, T. Neal, DJ GEEA, & DJ Kev –

Performances by Ma$e, Gorilla Zoe & more TBA!

SUNDAY 8/3/14

The Annual LAPHAM/HILLSIDE REUNION - 10am-8pm 

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