YAP! on Main Stage from 11:15-11:45 am
YAP! on Main Stage from 11:00-11:20 am
AHA! Kids Rule Performance YAP! (Youth Ambassador Program) members will perform live tracks from their album "Edutainment Movement" and their newly released song "North Star" from the reality documentary "The North Star Journey" from 6:00-6:30 PM in the national park garden for AHA! night, Thurs., July 10. From 6:30-7:30 PM DJ John Gotem will continue the party and spin YAP! songs and positive, kid-friendly music in the garden. Sing along and put on your dancing shoes!AHA! (Art, History, Architecture) is a FREE arts & culture event which takes place the 2nd Thursday of every month in Downtown New Bedford. This month's theme is Kids Rule! New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park's visitor center, 33 William Street, downtown New Bedford.As always, admission is free.
Bio: The Youth Ambassador Program (YAP!) is a partnership project between the National Park Service and Third Eye Youth Empowerment Inc. where teens communicate national park themes through hip-hop culture, live events, and social media outreach. This includes creating music and videos about local, re...See Full Bio
“A new hip hop music video about adventure along the New England National Scenic Trail (NET) is creating a buzz among young people. Produced by the National Park Service Youth Ambassador Program (YAP), the storyline for the video is inspired by The Matrix. With already 1000 views on YouTube, the YAP video has energized young people across New England to “find their adventure” on the NET. It has even spurred other trails to produce their own dance videos.”