FREE IndiaFest Finale Concert Red Baraat

The place: a club in the middle of Brooklyn renowned for its sophisticated clientele, its receptivity to innovation, and its ideas from abroad. On a small stage in a tight, dimly lit back room, several musicians are whipping a New York City crowd into a frenzy with an unprecedented, high energy, gut-busting fusion of jazz, hip-hop beats, rock muscle, funky go-go, and scalding hot bhangra. A horn section blares, percussionists pound, everybody shouts, and the group’s charismatic leader, Sunny Jain, holds the explosive songs together with rhythms from his dhol – the Indian double-headed drum played slung over the shoulder that provides bhangra with its frenetic heartbeat. And just as it was the month before, the line of patrons who came to this club in Park Slope stretched out the door and down the block because they couldn’t get enough of Red Baraat – a riveting ensemble that NPR has dubbed “The best party band in years.”

Bring the entire family to celebrate IndiaFest during this FREE outdoor concert event complete with food trucks, dancing and more!

“Imagine a New Orleans street band playing Indian Bollywood tunes with a go-go beat – you can’t? Then just listen, because your day is about to get better.” – NPR


Event Scheduling:

5:30-9 – Food Trucks, Cash Bar

6 – FREE Bhangra Beat dance class

7 – Red Baraat performance!


Made possible by:

Dora & Sanjay Singh

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Ticket Information

  • FREE Non-ticketed event
  • All performances are subject to change.

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