This is the archived SXSW 2012 schedule. Please see the current schedule here.

You're Welcome! Campaign


Rock your faces. Remix the races. You're Welcome.
Music, comedy, dialogue and dancing.

2:00-3:30 DIALOGUE AND MUSIC! Invincible, Negin Farsad, Tanene Allison, and Oliver Rajamani

Join us for music, spoken word and discussion to explore how culture can spark a more welcoming America.

6:00-7:15 COMEDY! Negin Farsad, Lucas Molandes, Chris Cubas, and more

Laugh with some of the funniest comedians in America and their hysterical take on the immigrant experience.

7:30-8:15 MUSIC! Sauti Sol

Hear one of the hottest bands in Kenya blend it all together with their unique brand of Afro-Fusion.

8:15-10:30 RE-MIX AMERICA DANCE PARTY! DJ Martin Perna and Riders Against the Storm

Embrace our roots and shake it loose. Our dance party will have hip hop, Afro-Latin soul, and more.

You’re Welcome! is a national campaign in development that engages young people to celebrate the fusion of cultures and build more welcoming communities. Organized by Welcoming America, a national grassroots collaborative, the campaign is using comedy, music, dance parties and other creative approaches to fuel a cultural shift in the U.S. in support of immigrants and their contributions to the country.

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