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Apr 20, 9am10pmCenter PlazaFree and open to the public

Rough Trade and Rockefeller Center will present the indieplaza festival at 30 Rockefeller Plaza on Saturday, April 20th from 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM. The festival celebrates independent music, minds, and merchandise, and will once again welcome indie to midtown Manhattan.

Free and open to the public, indieplaza will feature a thoughtfully curated lineup of artists, an artist merchandise booth, arts & crafts booth, food and beverages, and more.

This year's vendors include:

  • Liquid Death
  • Bel-Fries
  • The Tipsy Baker
  • Puya Tacos
  • Cool Sips
  • Other Half Brewery (21+)
  • Ben & Jerry's
  • Jupiter's Porchetta Truck

This year is headlined by Chicago trio Dehd in advance of their anticipated new album Poetry. indieplaza will also spotlight some of the buzziest, up and coming artists in music today including: Wishy, an Indiana group with a 90s indie rock sound, NYC-based hip-hop duo Armand Hammer, DJ Nancy Whang and more

Don't forget to stop by the tents alongside the main stage on the Plaza:

  • HeadCount will be on-site to register voters
  • WASTOIDS will lead an arts/craft market with button making, DIY lanyards and 8" records, and more family friendly activities
  • Rough Trade vinyl bins will be loaded with used goodies, artist merch and more!

Rough Trade will be celebrating Record Store Day at their 6th Avenue storefront starting at 9:00am. Swing by for some exclusive shopping before heading over to the Plaza for the live event.

Guests can also visit the Shop at NBC Studios between 12-4pm to learn how to upcycle a Logo Tee into a Reusable Tote! Use your upcycled tote at the Shop and receive 10% off your purchase.

Don't forget to register in advance and check-in when you arrive! Guests who check-in at the DICE booth will be automatically entered into a special indieplaza giveaway:

(1) Winner will be selected to receive:

  • Yo La Tengo, This Stupid World Test Press
  • Caroline Polachek, Desire, I Want To Turn Into You Signed LP
  • Hozier, Unreal Unearth Signed LP
  • Wallows, Tell Me That It’s Over Signed LP
  • Pixies, Doggerel Signed LP
  • Maggie Rogers, Surrender Signed LP
  • The Nude Party, Rides On Signed LP
  • Special Marshall RSD Compilation LP
  • Marshall Major V Headphones
  • Marshall portable speaker
  • (2) Complimentary tickets to Top of the Rock and The Beam experience

Tickets are free and available for registration here.


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