ELMIRA, NY. (WETM)- Hundreds from around the Northeast have been gathering at the First Arena in Elmira for the 8th annual Uproar Conference.
This a FREE event for youth and young adults, 7th graders up to 30 years old. There are two free hip-hop concerts, Ty Brasel and Social Club Misfits, who played today, Friday, and play again on Saturday at 6pm.
Social Club has multiple chart-topping albums and sold-out concerts around the world. TyBrasel is an up and coming musician from Tennessee.
In addition to the concerts, there are leadership trainings, special sessions, live music, free drawings, games and inspirational speakers.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Friday & Saturday 10am – open session, doors open at 9am
Friday & Saturday 2pm – open session, doors at 1pm
Friday & Saturday 4:30pm – games, live show at Wisner Park
Friday & Saturday 6pm – concert, doors open at 5pm
Friday & Saturday 7pm – open session
The Uproar Conference runs out of His Tabernacle Family Church in Horseheads. In addition to the annual conference, Uproar has weekly events on Thursday’s at 6:30pm where youth in 7th-12th grade are invited to attend.
His Tabernacle’s goal is to “bring the message of salvation, bring the truth of freedom and deliverance, and empower this generation to bring the message to others.”