Fringe Street Beat

All-style breakdancing and hip hop battle.

... and at last year’s [2016] Saturday on the Fringe, we debuted ...

Fringe Street Beat
Saturday, SEPTEMBER 17 from 3 - 7:15pm

Parcel 5
(next to 1 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14604)

Featuring a Fringe First: Fringe Street Beat

All-styles breakdancing and hip hop dance battle
Trials: 3:00pm // Finals: 5:45pm

Audience: FREE to watch

Entry Fee for Crews: $5 per crew

Crew Format: 3v3

Signup: :

A Fringe First, we host an all-styles breakdancing and hip hop dance battle showcasing some of the region’s best dance crews. They will compete onstage for solid bragging rights and a $1,500 prize.

Viewing Area: Parcel 5 in front of main stage

How to Enjoy Fringe Street Beat: Join in the Fringe’s giant dance party one awesome Saturday at the Fringe.

Additional Free Entertainment

Buskers and Street Performers (5:00-  7:30pm)

Buskers and street performers will perform at various locations around Parcel 5.

Food & Drink

. Grab a bite from the area’s best food trucks along with an adult beverage.

. Enjoy free samples of G.H. Cretor’s Popped Corn and Hi! I’m Skinny Sticks.

. No outside coolers allowed, please.


Parking is available at surface lots and garages including The Strong National Museum of Play, Washington Sq. Garage, East End Garage and others.

Please note: In the event of inclement weather, please look for announcements and updates at and Fringe Social on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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