What began as a spontaneous event for friends and neighbors outside the label’s Philadelphia headquarters and grew in two short years to the largest block party in city. It’s the Mad Decent Block Party.
Now in the event’s third summer, Mad Decent and Diplo have teamed with Diesel and Jelly to expand the party across the country.
The Mad Decent Block Party tour kicks off in Philadelphia on Saturday (July 31), before traveling to New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago over four consecutive Saturdays from July 31st to August 21st.
The event promises music, carnival games, yummy food, super secret guests and all for FREE!
It also boasts unique location performances from Diplo, Theophilus London, Kid Sister, The Deathset, Ninjasonik, Freddie Gibbs, Das Racist, Gaslamp Killer, Blaqstarr, Dirty South Joe & Flufftronix, DJ Sega, Eli Escobar, and many more.
For more info, visit MadDecentBlockParty.com.
Tour dates and locations are as follows:
7/31 – Philadelphia
Outside the Mad Decent Mausoluem
531 N 12th Street between Spring Garden & Green Streets
8/7 – New York
The South Street Seaport (Pier 17)
8/14 – Los Angeles
Outside Lot 613
613 Imperial St between 6th and Jesse Streets
8/21 – Chicago
Outside The Hideout
1354 West Wabansia Street