ABOUT


The Guard d’ Avant Progressive Music Festival now in its 4th year, has become a community summer necessity; hosting an ever growing, multi-national, all aged crowd with the help of past private and public sponsors including Reebok Classics, Shea Moisture, Converse, & Pasts Beer. For 5 consecutive weeks, hundreds of visitors congregate in Newark’s beautiful historic Military Park, and are treated to an eclectic array of some of the best alternative singers, songwriters and bands. Past performers include Grammy winner Anna Wise, Shabazz Palace, Kitty Cash, Rome Fortune, and Dam-Funk, who's combined resumes include the likes of Billboard, Pitchfork, SXSW, AfroPunk, VICE, Bonaroo and Cochella.

GdA Weekend


Guard d’ Avant Weekend is the first ever kickoff to our annual music festival featuring an opening party/art exhibit, a clothing & merchandise market held at the Prudential Center and afterparties, all taking place July 4th weekend 2017. The focus is to turn downtown Newark into a holiday weekend destination, activating various city venues, restaurants and hotels.

    • HOTEL

    • Details

    • Book your room for Guard d' Avant Weekend July 1-July 4th. Come spend the Holiday with Us!


      Robert Treat Hotel
      (directly across the street from Military Park)

      Discounted rooms:
      $114.00 plus tax for a Queen Bed Room
      $129.00 plus tax for a Double Bed Room


      To Book, Use Discount
      Group No:
      8706
      Group Name: Guard d' Avant

      Best Western Plus Robert Treat Hotel
      50 Park Place
      Newark, NJ 07102
      Phone: 973.622.1000
      www.rthotel.com
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      Hotel Indigo
      (boutique hotel 4 blocks from Military Park)
      Double Occupancy rooms for $119 per night
      Book Online
      Hotel Indigo Newark Downtown
      810 Broad Street
      Newark, NJ  07102
      Main: 973-242-0065
      www.hotelindigo.com/newarkdtwn Reservations: 866-246-3446
      Group Code: GA2

      **Discounts effective for hotel stays from July 1st- July 3rd**
    • Register
5

Weeks

FREE Admission!
EVERY TUESDAY
July 4- August 1
5:30-9pm!

1

Stage

15

Artists

Stay Tuned for
the line up!!

SCHEDULE


Friday, June 30,2017
7pm - 11pm
GdA Launch Party
- Admission: $10
Venue: VACAY

42 William St. Newark, NJ

Saturday, July 1, 2017
12pm - 7pm
Buyer's Market & Panel
Prudential Center - 25 Lafayette St. Newark, NJ
Venue:

8pm - 11pm
After Party
VACAY, 42 William St. Newark, NJ - Admission: $10
Venue:

Sunday, July 2, 2017
12pm - 3pm
Brunch
VACAY, 42 William St. Newark, NJ - Admission: $40
Venue:

4pm - 11pm
After Party
VACAY, 42 William St. Newark, NJ - Admission: $10
Venue:

Monday, July 3, 2017
12pm - 7pm
Cookout
VACAY - 42 William St. Newark, NJ - Admission: $10 Entry w/Open Bar
Venue:

RSVP: GuarddAvant@thpmarketing.com

8pm - 11pm
After Party
- Admission: $10
Venue:

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