Back by popular demand!

Experience the ultimate artistic showdown at Battle of the Wards. Witness live artistry as five visual artists, each representing one of Newark’s diverse wards, compete for your vote to claim the title. Who will capture the essence of Newark’s vibrant spirit? The power is in your hands.

Event Timeline:

7pm | Doors Open, Battle begins and artists start working!

7:15pm | Justis starts DJ set

7:45pm | Performance by Kellz Merlin

8pm | Performance by Mem Nahadr

8:30pm | Justis keeps the party going

9pm | Experience tracks from Kellz Merlin’s album Gift Rap

9:30-9:45pm | Votes are counted for Battle of the Wards winner!

10pm | Event ends

Food and drinks will be available for purchase.

Location: Engelhard Court