Rapper Fetty Wap to Hold Free Concert in Paterson

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New Jersey native Fetty Wap will hold a free back-to-school concert later this month in Paterson, according to the city's mayor.

The double platinum recording artist will perform with the entire RGF Production squad at Paterson's Bauerle's Field, Mayor Jose Torres announced in a statement.

Admission is free to all Paterson high school students with a school ID. Seating is limited and based on a first come, first served basis, the statement said.

Details on the concert: 

The Back to School Concert will take place on Thursday, Aug. 27 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Bauerle’s Field, 98 Oak Street.

If it rains the concert will take place on Thursday, Aug. 27 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at John F. Kennedy High School, 61-127 Preakness Avenue.

Tickets will be available at Pennington Park on Aug. 24, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Here are the schools participating:

School                            Ticket Available           Time Student can pick up tickets


Eastside High School               250                              7:30 – 9:00

John F. Kennedy                      250                              9:00-10:30

HARP Academy                      100                              10:30 - 11:30

Panther Academy                    100                              11:30 - 12:30

International High School       100                              12:30 – 1:30

Garrett Morgan Academy       100                              1:30 - 2:30

Passaic County Tech               100                              2:30 - 3:30

Alternative Ed                         100                              3:30 – 4:30                 

Rosa Parks                              100                              3:30 – 4:30

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