The Neighborhood Hafla with DJ Joco

July 31, 2024 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Neighborhood Hafla with DJ Joco
The Garden at Moxy Brooklyn Williamsburg, 353 Bedford Avenue
  • Arts and Culture

The Neighborhood Hafla with DJ Joco is a summer sunset celebration of Sephardic and Mizrahi cultures, with food, music, and drinks. Come dance with us at this Hafla (Arabic for “party” or “celebration”) at The Garden at Moxy Brooklyn Williamsburg, where we’ll toast the summer with joy, inclusivity, and Mizrahi beats! In addition to a live DJ set, your $15 ticket includes unlimited falafel, cauliflower, and salatim at our pita bar, as well as an open bar with beer, wine, and bubbly.

The Neighborhood Hafla is produced by The Neighborhood in partnership with the Sephardic Mizrahi Q Network and Kanisse.

This is a 21+ event. If cost is an obstacle to your participation, email [email protected] to request a discounted ticket.

About DJ Joco: 
Joco, a Brooklyn-based DJ, creates a distinctive sound that blends house, disco, funk, pop, and Middle Eastern influences. Drawing on his Mizrahi Jewish heritage, he incorporates melodies and chants from Middle Eastern pop stars, seamlessly mixing Hebrew, Arabic, and English. This unique fusion transcends cultural boundaries and creates a vibrant musical experience.

About the Sephardic Mizrahi Q Network: 
The Sephardic Mizrahi Q Network is a grassroots movement committed to building a vibrant and supportive community for LGBTQ+ Sephardic & Mizrahi Jews.

About Kanisse:

Kanisse is a A Modern Sephardic + Mizrahi Community that welcomes all to assemble, celebrate, and learn together, both for prayer services, as well as for cultural programming.