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Broccoli City festival at RFK canceled again due to COVID-19

Broccoli City festival at RFK canceled again due to COVID-19
The Broccoli City festival at RFK Stadium has been canceled for the second straight year due to COVID-19 concerns.

For the second year in a row, the Broccoli City Music Festival has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns.Organizers for Broccoli City, which bills itself as the largest U.festival for young people of color, made the announcement Wednesday morning on Twitter: At the heart of Broccoli City is the belief that our people deserve the best of everything — including safe spaces to gather in celebration of our culture.In that spirit, we have decided to cancel the Broccoli City Festival 2021 this Oct.

com/ognjZgO3HM — Broccoli City (@BroccoliCity) September 15, 2021 The event was founded by longtime friends Brandon McEachern and Marcus Allen as a nod to their hometown of Greensboro, North Carolina.Learn more about the Broccoli City Festival and its history from WTOP’s Jason Fraley.

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