By Eartha Watts Hicks 2016 marks the 25th Anniversary of the National Double Dutch League and Lauren Walker, league president and daughter of NDDL founder David Walker, received a proclamation from the office of Mayor Bill deBlasio, whereas he proclaimed December 4th in Harlem in New York to be ‘Double Dutch Holiday Classic Day.’
By Eartha Watts-Hicks On Sunday, December 2nd, 2018, the National Double Dutch League held its Double Dutch Holiday Classic annual Jump-off competition at the legendary Apollo Theatre.
National Double Dutch League welcomes double dutch teams of all ages from all around the globe to celebrate the 25th year of the David A. Walker Memorial annual Double Dutch Holiday Classic at the famous Apollo Theater (253 W. 125 Street, New York, NY) on Sunday, December 4, 2016 from 1:00 – 4:00 P.M.
Tickets are on sale now for the 22nd Annual David A. Walker Memorial Double Dutch Holiday Classic, Sunday, December 8th 1pm-4pm at the World Famous Apollo Theater.
This December, the Apollo Theater will celebrate the holidays with offerings for the entire family. Holidays at the Apollo is designed to celebrate culture, music, and community during the festive season.
Donna Walker-Kuhne writes in her newsletter Arts & Culture Connection about her favorite time of the summer is Harlem Week.
Standing in Times Square, New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) Commissioner Polly Trottenberg and New York City Council Transportation Committee Chair Ydanis Rodriguez today announced programming for this year’s upcoming Car Free Earth Day — on Saturday, April 21st, 2018.