Big Night in Little Haiti takes place on the third Friday of the month, with children’s activities as well as artists, arts and crafts and food vendors from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
There is free admission and free parking.
The June 19 event will include a celebration of Fete de la Musique.
The headliner will be the Haitian band Akoustik, making its U.S. debut, which mixes kreyol jazz, blues and roots rhythms. Tradisyon Lakou Lakay will be the opening act, and DJ Mack will play between sets.
In the gallery: Maison Gingerbread: Haiti’s Living Architecture.
The hands-on art activities for kids will be sponsored by Positive Impact Foundation/Kose Famn and the Bass Museum of Art.
There’s free secured parking for the event at the Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212 NE 59 Terrace; find a detailed schedule here. The fun will continue at an after-party at the Caribbean Marketplace.