Fringe Street Beat

All-style breakdancing and hip hop battle.

Saturday, September 21 from 1:00 - 5:30pm

It’s BACK. The excitement, the energy, the adrenaline-pumping action that is Fringe Street Beat returns to downtown Rochester for the final weekend of Fringe 2019. Fresh talents from Rochester and abroad participate in 2 on 2 team battles, facing off for a chance at winning the title of Fringe Street Beat Champions and a cash prize of $1200. From break dancing, to all-style, teams bring their A-game to the floor for the preliminary trials leading to the final dance battle. Teams bring the moves, DJ Victorious of Montreal brings the beats.

Judges:  James “Cricket” Colter, (NYC) Ivan “Heat Rock” Cofield (Brooklyn), Tatiana Desardouin (Bronx).

MC:  DJ ha-MEEN (Ithaca)


Prelims: 1:00pm - 3:30pm | FREE to watch

Finals: 4:00pm - 5:30pm | FREE to watch


East Ave and Chestnut Street (rain venue: To be announced)


2v2 All Styles

Max of 2 members per crew

$1200 cash prize

Interested in competing? Registration: Sign-ups start NOW - . Remaining competing teams slots will fill starting at 12noon day of at the corner of East Ave and Chestnut Street.

$5 entry fee per team.

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

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