Atlanta Hip Hop Day Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Hip Hop at Historic 4th Ward SkatePark

Atlanta, Georgia – July 7th, 2023 – The Annual Atlanta Hip Hop Day Festival is set to make history as it celebrates 50 Years of Hip Hop, paying tribute to the cultural phenomenon that has revolutionized music, art, and expression. Taking place on September 2nd and 3rd, 2023, at the iconic Historic 4th Ward Skate Park, this year’s festival promises to be a monumental event.

Atlanta Hip Hop Day Festival has been a longstanding platform for educating the community about the essence and significance of hip hop. As we mark this milestone anniversary, we honor the pioneers, innovators, and trailblazers who have shaped the genre over the past 50 years. From its humble beginnings in the Bronx to its global impact today, Hip Hop has captivated audiences worldwide, crossing boundaries of race, geography, and socioeconomic status.

Join us as we pay homage to the legends and icons who have left an indelible mark on hip hop’s rich legacy. Throughout its history, the Atlanta Hip Hop Day Festival has featured legendary rappers, emcees, B-Boys, and DJs who have shaped the genre’s evolution. Past editions have seen remarkable moments like when DJ Red Alert, honored Raheem the Dream during the festival’s third year as wells as artists such as TI, Afrika Bambaataa, DJ Scream, DJ Swamp Izzo, Fabo of D4L, Murphy Lee of the Lunatics, Math Hoffa, K-Shine, Trouble (RIP), Sy Ari Da Kid, OJ Da Juiceman, Young Dro, Skooly, and many more influential figures have also graced our stages.

The Atlanta Hip Hop Day Festival will showcase electrifying performances by renowned emcees, rap battles featuring rising stars, and a lineup of Atlanta’s finest DJs who will keep the crowd moving with their exceptional skills. In addition to the musical showcases, the festival will highlight the various elements of hip hop, including awe-inspiring performances by B-Boys and B-Girls representing esteemed collectives. Talented graffiti artists, turntablists, breakdancers, and emcees are invited to be a part of this unforgettable experience by contacting the festival organizers through the official website,, or by calling 678.825.4859.

With two stages featuring diverse performances, mouthwatering food trucks, food vendors, and a curated selection of Atlanta’s finest arts and crafts vendors, Atlanta Hip Hop Day Festival promises an experience that embodies the spirit of hip hop. The organizers express their sincere appreciation to 1-800-411 Pain for their continued sponsorship of the 411 PAIN STAGE!


“We are thrilled to celebrate 50 Years of Hip Hop at the 14th Annual Atlanta Hip Hop Day Festival,” said Saqar Ahhah, one of the festival’s organizers. “This milestone is a testament to the enduring power of hip hop and its ability to transcend boundaries. We invite everyone to join us as we honor the past, celebrate the present, and embrace the future of Hip Hop.”

For more information about the Atlanta Hip Hop Day Festival, including opportunities for performing or vending, please visit the official website at