June 29 & 30 at Sea Cliff Beach Pavilion, Sea Cliff, NY
Now in its fifth year, BeachFest Weekend features The Game Changer Awards and a full day of music and fun for the whole family on the beach!
Friday night, June 29, The Girls Rising Game Changer award will be presented to Carnie Wilson of Wilson Phillips. This ticketed, fundraising event, will give friends and fans the opportunity to enjoy exclusive performances and get up close with all the artists performing the following day.
Saturday June 30th, Girls Rising presents a day full of music and fun for the whole family. The free (with suggested donation) one-day event features two stages of music, arts and crafts vendors, concessions and is centered upon a special Girls Rising outreach workshop moderated by Carnie Wilson and will include 4X USA Olympic Hockey Gold Medalist Angela Ruggiero, WNBA New York Liberty All-Star Sue Wicks, NASA Astronaut Cady Coleman and more outstanding women representing science, technology and other industries.
A nonprofit organization created by all-female rock band, Antigone Rising, to inspire girls to pursue nontraditional careers (S.T.E.a.M.)!
WHAT WE DO:
We conduct outreach workshops in local schools and youth centers worldwide, inspiring girls through thought provoking conversation and live performance.
WHY WE DO IT:
Girls need to see strong women succeeding in nontraditional roles. Our outreaches show girls that strong women exist and have much to contribute to the world.
OUTTAKES FROM PAST EVENTS