A co-founder of the national Women’s March and a production designer for “Black Panther” will appear alongside hip-hop artists, activists, designers and editors as Flyover Fest returns to downtown Iowa City April 27-28.
“This lineup is diverse, it’s dynamic and it’s full of people that are innovators, leaders and changemakers,” said Flyover Fest co-founder Simeon Talley in a media release.
The festival includes fashion-focused events, artist exhibitions, musical performances, discussions and workshops, with a focus on making fashion and culture more inclusive.
Featured speakers and performers include:
Paola Mendoza — Co-founder and Organizer of the Women’s March.
CupcakKe — Hip-Hop Artist.
Corissa Enneking — Plus-size Influencer.
Hannah Beachler — Production designer for Black Panther, Fruitvale Station, Creed, and Moonlight.
Fattitude (film) — A feature-length, full-color documentary that explores fat shaming.
Randall Jenson — Artist / Anti-Violence Advocate / Youth Organizer and Creator of #GetWoke.
Monica Beverly Hillz — Trans activist and reality TV personality.
Moltyn Decadence — Artist and performer.
Machine Dazzle — Artist and Costume Designer to Taylor Mac.
Evette Dionne — Culture Editor at Bitch Magazine.
Jessica Andrews — Digital Fashion Editor at Teen Vogue.
The festival takes place in multiple venues around Iowa City, and the full lineup is available at helloflyover.com. Early bird tickets are available for $40 at http://littlevillagetickets.com/events/51190705/flyover-fest.