The organizers – The Shadow — had their previously approved permit revoked by the Parks Department after the April 24 show. A lawyer for the organizers had been negotiating the return of the permits.
And the NYPD and the Parks Enforcement Patrol were there to make sure the show didn't go on.
The screening of Rachel Amodeo's 1993 film "What About Me" was expected to still happen at sundown.
Updated 4 p.m.
EVG contributor Stacie Joy was in the Park and photographed a few of the bands set to play. Today was to be the debut of Girl Dick...
on a bill in Greenpoint at 113 Franklin St. starting at 8 p.m. ($5 cover!).